Estonian Prime Minister Andrus Ansip said the bill, which still needs to be approved by parliament, is directed at both "occupations of Estonia."
Estonia regained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. The Baltic country was occupied by Nazi Germany from 1941 until 1944.
World War II: 60 Years On
A microsite devoted to RFE/RL's coverage of the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II in May 2005.