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Latvia will be new Estonian president’s first destination

Saturday, October 9, 2021

President Karis will be greeted at Rīga Castle at 09:00 for talks with his Latvian counterpart, after which a joint press conference is due to take place at 11:00. The Riigikogu (parliament of Estonia) elected Karis as the next president at a session on August 31, the second such ballot after he narrowly failed to reach a two-thirds majority the previous day. Karis picked up 72 votes in the secret…