Estonian troops parade in Narva, Estonia, Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Liis Treimann)
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Estonians voted Sunday in an election marked by jitters over a militarily resurgent Russia and a popular pro-Kremlin party, with the security conscious centre-left coalition tipped for a return to power.Moscow's annexation of Crimea last year and its meddling in eastern Ukraine have galvanized the European Union, including this eurozone member of 1.3 million people, a quarter of whom are ethnic Russian.A TNS Emori opinion poll released Saturday showed Reform leading with 26 percent support, ahead of the pro-Kremlin opposition Center party with 22 percent and the Social Democrats with 19 percent.The conservative IRL commanded 16 percent, with six smaller parties also running.On Estonia's eastern border with Russia, voters are more sanguine about the threat posed by Moscow.Long a paragon of fiscal responsibility in the EU, which it joined in 2004, Estonia scored 1.8 percent GDP growth in 2014, with a 2.5 percent increase expected this year.
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