Who are Estonia's Greens?

  • 2007-03-28
  • Interview by Joel Alas
Estonia's recent elections delivered a surprise result for the newly-formed Estonian Green Party. After receiving 7.2 percent of the vote and six seats in Parliament, the Greens were invited to take part in talks to form a governing coalition. Marek Strandberg, one of the party's four leaders, told The Baltic Times that the Greens were just as concerned with the economy as the environment.Were you surprised that the Greens were invited to join the coalition talks, given that the Reform Party doesn't need your support to form government?No, we were not surprised. It was clear they had to d...
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