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Estonia: Information on ethnic Germans; on their treatment by the authorities and public; on the recourse available for those who are mistreated; on whether there are German associations, and if so, on their purpose

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 April 1996
Citation / Document Symbol EST23539.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Estonia: Information on ethnic Germans; on their treatment by the authorities and public; on the recourse available for those who are mistreated; on whether there are German associations, and if so, on their purpose, 1 April 1996, EST23539.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6acb980.html [accessed 23 October 2014]
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Information on the above-mentioned topics could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

DIRB country file on Estonia.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Reports. Daily.

News from Helsinki Watch [New York]. Monthly.

On-line search of media sources.

Oral sources.

Transition: Events and Issues in the Former Soviet Union and East-Central and Southeastern Europe [Prague]. Bi-monthly.

Uncaptive Minds [New York]. Quarterly.

Copyright notice: This document is published with the permission of the copyright holder and producer Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB). The original version of this document may be found on the offical website of the IRB at http://www.irb-cisr.gc.ca/en/. Documents earlier than 2003 may be found only on Refworld.

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