Four ethnic Russians cleared by Estonian court

Four ethnic Russians have been acquitted of plotting the riots which shook Tallinn in April 2007 after the Estonian government authorised the moving of a World War II memorial and statue from the centre of the capital to a war cemetery. The case has caused much public controversy, and the Estonian prosecutor will appeal the decision to a district court.

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