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Estonia’s citizenship policy complicates the country’s relationship with its large Russian-speaking minority and Russian neighbor. Estonia’s policy approach is an “achilles’ heel” for the Baltic region. However, recent political shifts provide an opportunity for change.
‘Nationality Is Ethnicity:’ Estonia’s Problematic Citizenship Policy – Analysis March 15, 2017 March 15, 2017 Published by the Foreign Policy Research Institute 0 Comments By Published by ...
“Nationality is Ethnicity:” Estonia’s Problematic Citizenship Policy Estonia’s citizenship policy evolved in tandem with the restoration of the independent Estonian state. Estonian statehood is founded on the legal principle of restorationism, which interprets the Soviet era as a period of illegal occupation.
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Nationality vs. Ethnicity It is easy to confuse nationality and ethnicity , but there is a major difference between them. Nationality (noun) is the relationship between a person and the political state to which he belongs or is affiliated.
The Ethnic Russian Minority: A Problematic Issue in the Baltic States MARINA BEST ... Soviet Union. A huge percentage of the ethnic Russian population in Estonia and ... differences in nationality laws show that the ethnic Russian minority in Lithuania
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ETHNIC STRUCTURE OF POPULATION IN ESTONIA. SMALL ETHNIC GROUPS Anu Tõnurist ... status instead of ethnicity. In Estonia, ethnic identity is still one of the subjects of great interest when viewing the census results. On the one hand, this is ... considers itself an ethnic nationality.
After the Treaty of Tartu (1920) recognised Estonia's 1918 independence from Russia, ethnic Estonians residing in Russia gained the option of opting for Estonian citizenship (those who opted were called optandid - 'optants') and returning to their fatherland. An estimated 40,000 Estonians lived in Russia in 1920.