Estonia: President declares European Parliament elections

Estonia’s President, Alar Karis, has declared elections to the European Parliament to be held on 9 June 2024, ERR reports. Registration of candidates will begin on 10 April 2024 and early voting on 3 June 2024. Parties can nominate up to nine candidates each. Altogether 912,000 voters in Estonia are registered for the elections, ERR reports. Following the UK’s exit from the EU, Estonia’s number of elected MEPs will rise from six to seven.