Estonian Centrist MP issues statement calling to elect Kallas on Monday

  • 2016-10-01
  • BNS/TBT Staff
TALLINN - Opposition Centre Party MP Peeter Ernits has released a statement urging fellow MPs to reject presidential candidate Kersti Kaljulaid in Monday's ballot in the Riigikogu and to elect Siim Kallas as head of state instead. "I am making a proposal not to appoint Kersti Kaljulaid to the office of president," the statement by Ernits forwarded to BNS last night reads. The Centrist MP believes that selecting and nominating a new presidential candidate immediately after the unsuccessful vote in the electoral college was incorrect.&#...
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