The Declaration of Indepence was adopted by the Supreme Council of Armenia on August 23, 1990. Under the declaration, Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic was
A referum on secession from the USSR and the establishment of indepent statehood was held on September 21, 1991. 94.9% of the Armenian citizens voted for indepence.
Declaration of Indepence
The Supreme Council of the Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic
renamed the Republic of Armenia.