I think this behaviour can be confusing
Try Middle-Click on links
And, look at the menu choices when right click on a link
And, see the options to choose from at Tools:Options:New Tab
Also, the Ctrl key is a toggle. For the purpose of new tab activation toggling affects only sites opened from existing tabs by middle-clicking, shift+clicking or selecting the menu "Open In New Tab".
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