Estonian president appoints new formin, education min

  • 2016-09-12
  • BNS/TBT Staff
TALLINN - Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves on Monday afternoon appointed to office Jurgen Ligi as foreign minister and Maris Lauri as education and research minister. Prime Minister Taavi Roivas today visited the president with Ligi and Lauri, and the president assigned the new ministers, the daily Postimees has relayed. The president also discharged from the office of foreign minister Marina Kaljurand who announced on Friday her decision to step down in order to run for president. Ilves voiced his appreciation of Kaljurand for...
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