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I just received the following email from the Estonian police and border guard concerning my application for digital residency in the Baltic country:
Dear BENJAMIN WITTES,
Estonian Police and Border Guard Board has granted e-Residency to BENJAMIN WITTES born on 05.11.1969.
You will be notified upon the document’s arrival to the place of issue marked on the application form.
In reference to my application for digital residency in Estonia, I received the following email last week:
This week, I hosted an event at which Edward Lucas of the Economist sang the cybersecurity praises of Estonia. Today, as a cybersecurity practicum, I applied for digital residency in the Baltic nation.