Status Quo in Kadriorg (Presidential residence) or a coalition based on the “world view?”

  • 2011-05-25
  • By Anna-Maria Galojan
Presidential elections will take place in Estonia on August 29 and will be determined by two thirds of the votes of members of the Estonian Parliament, and not by a popular vote of the people. The incumbent, President Toomas H. Ilves, will be re-elected as there are no candidates willing or able to oppose him.The current Estonian president has been doing the rounds of friendly political parties to secure this vote, in spite of his English being better than his Estonian. So at least this was not held against him.If we speak about the current political coalition, one that is based ...
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