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War of Memories: Explaining "Memorials War" in Estonia

@inproceedings{Pbo2008WarOM,
  title={War of Memories: Explaining "Memorials War" in Estonia},
  author={Heiko P{\"a}{\"a}bo},
  year={2008}
}
The events of April 2007 brought Estonia and Tallinn to the headlines of the international press. A country that was considered as a transition miracle and had the image of a peaceful Nordic country was suddenly reported as a battlefield of ethnic tensions. The centre of the capital, Tallinn, was bust up within one night and the Estonian government had to engage volunteers to help police suppress the riots in Tallinn and NorthEast Estonia. All Estonian society was shocked and it paralysed the… 

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