Estonia Day of Restoration of Independence History
Day of Restoration of Independence celebrates Estonia's formal declaration of independence from the Soviet Union. Throughout the 1980s, Estonia's hope of restoring independence and escaping the iron grip of Soviet rule became increasingly stronger. Estonians began celebrating Independence Day publicly and finally on 20 August 1991, Estonian independence was restored. On the evening of 20 August 1991, Estonian politicians declared independence during the Soviet military coup attempt in Moscow.
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