Arnold Rüütel <small>OIH</small> served as the last Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Estonian SSR from April 8, 1983 to March 29, 1990, Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Estonian SSR from March 29, 1990 to October 6, 1992 and was the third President of the Republic of Estonia from October 8, 2001 to October 9, 2006. He was the second President since Estonia regained independence in 1991. Rüütel also served as one of fifteen Deputy Chairmen of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. Wikipedia*
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Arnold Ruutel has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 News Conference. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1992 with an average of 39 views per program. Most common tag: Baltic States.