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President Toomas Hendrik Ilves and Evelin Ilves
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Photo: President Toomas Hendrik Ilves and Evelin Ilves Author: (VPK photo bank)

President Toomas Hendrik Ilves and the First Lady Evelin Ilves welcomed around 850 guests at the Jõhvi Concert Hall on February 24 to mark the 97th anniversary of Estonian independence. 

The president also gave a traditional Independence Day speech, which you can read in full here.

Editor: M. Oll



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