Chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee, Parliament of Estonia
Marko MIHKELSON is a Member of Estonian Parliament, where he is the Head of the Foreign Affairs Committee and of the Estonian Delegation to NATO PA. He was elected to the Parliament in 2003 and is currently serving his fourth mandate. He has served in previous parliaments as a Chair of Foreign Affairs Committee, EU Affairs Committee, and National Defense Committee. Between 2000 and 2003 he worked as the Director of the Baltic Centre for Russian Studies, from 1997 to 2000 he was the Editor-in-Chief of the biggest national daily newspaper Postimees, and from 1994 to 1997 he was Postimees’s correspondent in Moscow. Mr. Mihkelson holds an MA in History from the University of Tartu. He is the author of Russia: In Dusk and Dawn (in Estonian).