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Vjatseslav Borzov v. Estonia

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Vjatseslav Borzov v. Estonia


(Communication No. 1136/2002), CCPR/C/81/D/1136/2002

Article 26 – Discrimination on the basis of social origin

Refusal of Estonian citizenship to former USSR military official


No violation of Article 26: According to the Human Rights Committee, the refusal of Estonian citizenship to a former USSR military official on the ground of national security does not constitute discrimination.

(Paragraphs 7.4, 8)

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