In 1985. a young man rised to
be the General Secretary of
the Communist Party, he’s
name was Mihhail Gorbatšov.
1986. he declared initiatives
which were the reconstruction
Very active in the fight were the Tartu
students. On the On the 1. May they
went to the parade with slogans against
phosphorite, a little later, they put on
one of the biggest symbols against
phosphorite war. They weared yellow
shirts with quote: Phosphorite? No,
In 1987. in September came the
liberation movement into a new phase.
Four men proposed to complete the
Estonian territorial self-sufficiency.
1987. 7th of November in Pärnu Vello
Väärtnõu came out with the idea of the
creation of the Estonian National
Independence Party, in which he said
the first time at the public face of the
idea that there is a need to establish a
national party and take the power from
In Tartu were held Heritage Days.
Heritage conservation movement
had gained strength for several
years, eventually it became a mass
movement.1988. Was established
a global Estonian Heritage Society
under the leadership of Trivimi
Tartu became the crowning events
for blue-black-white comeback.
Rebirth of the Estonian flag.
11th September, the people gathered at the Tallinn
Song Festival Grounds of approximately 300,000
people all over Estonia's present political demands and
listen to patriotic songs in ''Song of Estonia ", which
Trivimi Velliste called in his speech for the first time
publicly restoration of Estonian independence.
1988. on 16. november the Estonian SSR
Council accepted The Declaration of
Independence. Estonian SSR commenced
breaking away from the Soviet Union.
At the end of the summer, was
a event that reflected the
worldwide media, the Baltic
The chain was formed at the agreed time and
in the manner, and the result surprised the
makers themselves.Two million people united
their hands, 300,000-400,000 were from
In May 1990. was ruled out under
the name of the Estonian SSR, and
it was replaced by the Republic of
In 1991. 20 August, the Council adopted
with the Estonian Committee, they
concerted the decision to confirm the
independence of the Republic of Estonia
and to apply for resumption of diplomatic
24-28. august were established formal relations
with 26 different countries. E. Savisaare’s
government announced that the rail, shipping,
and so far refractory to Moscow's factories are
Estonia's state property.