Estonia Picks EU Audit Official as First Female President

  • Kersti Kaljulaid backs incumbent Ilves’s criticism of Russia
  • Kaljulaid urges better ties between Baltic, Nordic states

Estonia picked a European Court of Auditors member who advocates maintaining a tough stance on neighboring Russia as its first female president, unblocking months of deadlock over who’ll take the job.

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