ESTONIA Official data The Estonian government informed FRA that, in 2019, the authorities recorded two crimes motivated by antisemitism (the motivation behind the incidents was recorded when the crimes were reported). No reported antisemitic incidents or crimes were recorded in 2015–2018. In 2016 and 2017, the Ministry of Justice of Estonia published a chapter on suspected … Continue reading "Antisemitism – Overview of data available in the EU 2009–2019 (excerpt), 2020"
[EU flag] 27.643 interviews 04>20 / 12 / 2018 [EE flag] 1.004 interviews 04>17 / 12 / 2018 Methodology: face-to-face 1. PERCEPTIONS OF ANTISEMITISM IN COUNTRY QD1 Do you think antisemitism is a problem or ot in (OUR COUNTRY)? % EU28 ЕЕ Total ‘A problem’ 50 6 Total ‘Not a problem’ 43 86 Don’t know … Continue reading "Eurobarometer: Perceptions of antisemitism (excerpts), 2019"
THE FACTS I. THE CIRCUMSTANCES OF THE CASE [..] B. Article and comments published on the Internet news portal 16. On 24 January 2006 the applicant company published an article on the Delfi portal under the heading “SLK Destroyed Planned Ice Road”. Ice roads are public roads over the frozen sea which are open between … Continue reading "ECtHR Grand Chamber judgment in DELFI AS v. Estonia (excerpts), 2015"
FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS I. Common topics [..] 2. Hate speech16 16 This section deals with racist and homo/transphobic speech. For a definition of “hate speech”, please refer to Recommendation R (97) 20 of the Committee of Ministers to member states on hate speech, adopted on 30 October 1997. [..] – Antisemitic hate speech 36. Very … Continue reading "ECRI 5th report on Estonia (excerpts on Anti-Semitism), 2015"
Summary [..] The Special Rapporteur notes that Estonia, as the other Baltic countries, is at a turning point in its history. The legacy of Soviet domination and occupation left scars that have yet to be healed, profoundly affecting the dynamics of inter-community relations. The main challenge that Estonia currently faces is to build a democratic, … Continue reading "Rapporteur on racism, visit report (excerpts on historical memory and Anti-Semitism), 2008"