The Minister of Finance of Estonia Martin Helme was elected Chairman of the parliamentary Conservative people's party (EKRE) on held on Saturday the party Congress, which is broadcast live were the leading media of the Baltic Republic. He succeeded his father, the head of the interior Ministry March Helme.
On the eve of the Congress of the 70 - year-old, Mart Helme, said that it would not again run for the post of Chairman EKRE, because the party has ambitious goals (the post of Prime Minister after the next parliamentary elections in 2023) and she needs "dynamics and fresh energy." However Helme Sr. remains in politics, at the Congress he was elected Vice-President EKRE.
The Minister of internal Affairs of Estonia, Mart Helme, said that Ukrainians don't need to invite into the country picking strawberries, and have proposed a bill allowing the government unilaterally to cancel visas and work permits for citizens of countries outside the EU. Why official Tallinn supports the current Kiev, but do not want to see workers — versed RIA Novosti.
"We are capable of nothing without the Ukrainians. Can't without them, to build, to collect the strawberries. Soon we've forgotten how to publish Newspapers and making television programmes," exaggerate the interior Minister.