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Riisalu introduces militarised border as Centre promise, sparks criticism

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Aivar Riisalu, who is in charge of compiling the chapter on national defence in the Centre Party’s party platform ahead of the 2019 Riigikogu elections, told ERR on Monday that the party’s central promise in that area will be the restoration of militarised border patrol utilising conscripts fresh out of basic training. The announcement sparked widespread criticism. Speaking to ERR, Riisalu clarified that unlike the Conservative People’s Party of Estonia…