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Toomas Hendrik Ilves

Michelle High

Toomas Hendrik Ilves served as president of Estonia from 2006 to 2016, and before that as foreign minister and ambassador to the United States. He lives on his farm in southern Estonia and is professor of government and digitization at Tartu University.


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