Estonia confirms U.S. President Obama's visit in "near future"

TALLINN, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet on Thursday confirmed that United States President Barack Obama will be visiting Estonia "in the near future."

Paet made this confirmation to the country's biggest online news outlet Delfi Thursday evening, but gave no further details about the coming visit.

Obama will be the second U.S. president visiting Estonia after George W. Bush visited Estonian in 2006.