Resolution on Honouring of obligations and commitments by Estonia (excerpts), 1997

[..] The second problematic area relates to the treatment of the “non-historic” Russian-speaking minority, which has given rise to some concern in the last three years, especially as far as the granting of residence permits and citizenship (and the language test that has to be passed in order obtain the latter) are concerned [..] 8.┬áThe … Continue reading "Resolution on Honouring of obligations and commitments by Estonia (excerpts), 1997"

Situation of human rights in Estonia and Latvia, 1992

The General Assembly, Guided by the principles embodied in the Charter of the United Nations, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the International Covenants on Human Rights, Reaffirming that all member States have an obligation to promote and protect human rights and fundamental freedoms for all and to fulfil the obligations they have undertaken under the … Continue reading "Situation of human rights in Estonia and Latvia, 1992"