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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

New Cabinet Named

TALLINN, Estonia () -- Prime Minister Tiit Vahi has selected six new cabinet ministers to replace the officials whose Reform Party quit the governing coalition, the Baltic News Service reported Monday.

Among candidates for the top posts, Toomas Hendrik Ilves is the new foreign minister and Jaak Leiman the new economics minister.

The appointments are expected to be made official by President Lennart Meri this week.