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President Zourabichvili Pays Tribute to Memories of the Victims that Died on April 9, 1989

President Zourabichvili paid her tribute to the memories of the victims that died on April 9, 1989 and laid flowers on the 9 April Memorial. President Zourabichvili arrived with Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II at the Memorial.
Almost 30 years have passed since the tragic events that took place on April 9th, 1989, when Soviet forces violently broke up peaceful demonstration asking for Georgia’s independence, killing 21 and injuring hundreds, notably with gas poisoning. On April 9th, 1991, Georgia’s independence was restored.
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