WWIII Watch: Estonia PM Calls on UK to Reintroduce Conscription

WWIII Watch: Estonia PM Calls on UK to Reintroduce Conscription


Russia needs a stronger deterrence to stop its aggressive moves on mainland Europe and a UK reintroduction of conscription would go some way to foiling Moscow’s predatory ambitions, Estonia Prime Minister Kaja Kallas said Thursday.

Kallas made her call during an interview with the BBC  in her prime ministerial office in Tallinn.

Estonia’s leader since 2021 sees conscription as another integral part of both providing a deterrence to Russia but also stronger defence if it does attack.

Kaja Kallas Prime Minister of Estonia sees UK conscription along with other NATO allies as something she can recommend “in many aspects.” (Photo by Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

“We have a reserve army of 44,000 people that would equal, for Great Britain, around two million people.

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