Eduard Shevardnadze Quote
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsEduard Shevardnadze
Born: January 25, 1928 (age 88)
Bio: Eduard Ambrosis dze Shevardnadze is a former Soviet, and later, Georgian statesman from the height to the end of the Cold War. He served as President of Georgia from 1995 to 2003, and as First Secretary of the Georgian Communist Party, from 1972 to 1985. Shevardnadze was responsible for many top decisions on Soviet foreign policy in the Gorbachev Era.
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“When I refuse to obey an unjust law, I do not contest the right of the majority to command, but I simply appeal from the sovereignty of the people to the sovereignty of mankind.”