Estonia has elected its President
Kersti Kaljulaid has been elected as the President of Estonia, Interfax Ukraine.
Kaljulaid is a former member of the European Court of Auditors and is the first female President of Estonia.
The Estonian parliament on Monday having no alternative candidate elected Kersti Kaljulaid for the presidential post.
Kersti Kaljulaid has been voted by 81 deputies out of 101.
She had to score at least 2/3 of the deputy corps, or to get at least 68 "for" votes to obtain the country's leading position.
17 deputies were reported to cast blank ballots in the ballot box.