September 595

Zviad Gamsakhurdia's Appeal to the World People – Document of the Week

The document of the current week of the National Archives is the appeal of Zviad Gamsakhurdia, chairman of the Supreme Council of the Republic of Georgia.

Zviad Gamsakhurdia informs the world society that on 31 March, 1991universal referendum was held in the Republic of Georgia and the population unanimously supported the recognition of the independence of Georgia on the bases of “The Act of Independence of Georgia” of 26 May, 1918.

9 April, 1991.

The document is preserved at the National Archives of Georgia, at the archival fonds of the Parliament of Georgia.

“Document of the Week” is the project of the National Archives that aims to inform the society about the unique and various materials, preserved at the National Archives. The document is available at the website of the National Archives:, as well as the social network: