Toomas Hendrik and Ieva Ilves announce birth of son ({{commentsTotal}})

Former President Toomas Hendrik and Ieva Ilves at the reception in Kadriorg following President Kersti Kaljulaid's inauguration. Oct. 10, 2016.
Former President Toomas Hendrik and Ieva Ilves at the reception in Kadriorg following President Kersti Kaljulaid's inauguration. Oct. 10, 2016. Source: (Siim Lõvi/ERR)

Former President Toomas Hendrik Ilves took to social media on Monday to announce the birth of his and Ieva's son early that morning.

"Our family is filled with joy to welcome Hans Hendrik Ilves, born early this morning," read Ilves' brief post. "Mother and child are doing well and are happy to share our joy with our families and close friends."

Hans Hendrik is Toomas and Ilves' first child together; both have children from previous marriages.

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