Agrarian University may be closed - the National Development Center of Education Quality took a decision on suspending authorization to the university late last night. The discussion was held amid the protest of the university students, who said the decision was unfair. The students plan to continue their protest. President of Georgia has also commented on the decision of the Center. Mikheil Saakashvili accuses the government of closing the most modern and progressive university in the country. `The government is trying to close the most modern and progressive university of Georgia, thus making a blow on Georgia`s future. It is quite clear that this decision is not supported with arguments and it is unfair for all those persons, who have a bit of the feeling of impartiality. I call on the government to revise this politically motivated decision, which may lead us to a complete catastrophe,` president`s statement says.
Minister of Corrections and Legal Assistance of Georgia, Sozar Subari told Alia newspaper that the video tapes discovered in the secret storage in Samegrelo two days ago, include the footage of sexual abuse of prisoners and not only prisoners.
Russia will begin negotiations with Georgia about resuming air communication with Georgia. Official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry Aleksandr Lukashevich said that negotiations on resuming direct flights between the two countries would begin in near future.
Public Defender of Georgia says the Ministry of Internal Affairs has violated the presumption of innocence when they announced after the detention of Mikail Kadiyev that he was organizing a terror attack in Georgia. Finally, Kadiyev was charged with illegal carrying and keeping of arms.
United National Movement is concerned about the fall of the index of economic growth in the country. Giorgi Vashadze of the parliamentary minority says the official data released the State Department of Statistics shows that both import and export were reduced during the past month.