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Record-breaking 29 women elected to Riigikogu

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

A total of 29 women across five political parties were elected to the 101-seat Riigikogu on Sunday, the highest number yet since the 1992 elections. In 2015, 24 women were elected to the XIII Riigikogu, but as of last June, following a number of substitutions, the number of women had grown likewise to 29. Of the 34 candidates from the winning Reform Party to be elected this year, 11 are…