Over the Wire

Troops Occupy Estonia

HELSINGFORS, Finland--Soviet Russian troops numbering close to 25,000 began marching into Estonia tonight to occupy the strategic islands of Oesel and Dagee and set up military garrisons under provisions of the now Soviet Estonian pact of mutual assistance.

Displacing from Tallins, reporting that Red Army forces crossed the frontier from the cast at nightfall said that the 25,000 troops would be installed on Estonian soil on a permanent basis.

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