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Parties skeptical of Pro Patria’s plan to increase defence spending to 2.5%

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

As part of its party platform ahead of the 2019 Riigikogu elections, the Pro Patria Party plans to promise increasing defence spending in Estonia from 2.16% to 2.5% of the GDP. Other parties, however, are skeptical of the idea. One key issue on which Pro Patria is to focus ahead of the next elections is defence spending, and Minister of Defence Jüri Luik (Pro Patria) has stated the party’s position…