Former head of ISS to fight against Tallinn's «taxi mafia»

Jüri Pihl.

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Tallinn has hired Juri Pihl, former head of the Internal Security Service and interior minister, who is to fight against the capital city's so-called taxi mafia, the Pealtnagija (Eyewitness) investigative journalism broadcast of public broadcaster ERR reports.

According to Pealtnagija Pihl is to become a temporary advisor to Tallinn Deputy Mayor Taavi Aas performing the duties of mayor and his sole task will be to solve the problem with the so-called taxi mafia.

Pihl is to start work in January.