Estonian Coalition Party

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Estonian Coalition Party
Eesti Koonderakond  (Estonian)
Leader Tiit Vähi
Mart Siimann
Founded 1991
Dissolved 2002
Ideology Social liberalism
European affiliation none
International affiliation Liberal International
European Parliament group none

Estonian Coalition Party (Estonian: Eesti Koonderakond) was an Estonian centre-right liberal political party. Founded in 1991 by Tiit Vähi, it disbanded in 2002. The party was an observing member of Liberal International from 1998 on. It had a contacts with parties like Latvian Way and participated in the ruling coalition of 1995-1999. A party mostly uniting former (urban) nomenklatura and other Soviet era officials, it was closely allied with the Party of Rural People, which, however, represented more populist, centre-left ideology.