One of the legal issues left by recent territorial change in Eastern Europe is the status of persons of a former majority group who become a minority. This issue has presented particular difficulties where, the remaining population is of an ethnic group that formerly held a predominant role vis-d-vis an ethnic group that, as a result of the territorial change, has become a majority.
"Russian Minorities In The Newly Independent States,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 3
, Article 4.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol3/iss2/4