Tbilisi State University rector resigns due to scandal regarding books theft from university library
Georgia, Tbilisi, August 14 / Trend, N. Kirtskhalia /
Rector of Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University Gia Khubua resigned. This became known after an extraordinary meeting of the University's Academic Council, which was immediately convened.
Khubua asked the Academic Council to accept his resignation, which the Academic Council approved unanimously. After the meeting Khubua didn't give comments and left the university in a hurry.
Recall that financial irregularities were revealed at the university, and several dozen volumes of rare books have been disappeared from the University's library. Police arrested the director of the library and several persons who attempted to take the books to Ukraine