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In peacetime the Estonian Defence Forces and the national defence organisations are led by the Chief of the Defence, in wartime by the Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces.

The Chief of the Defence and the Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces are appointed and released from office by the Parliament on the proposal of the President of the Republic.

As of December 5, 2018 Estonian Defence Forces and national defence organisations are led by the Chief of the Defence Forces, General Martin Herem.

Last updated: 2. February 2023, 16:28

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