DECREE # 515 ISSUED BY THE COUNCIL OF MINISTERS OF THE GEORIGIAN SSR
on Joint Appeal of A. Gorky Abkhaz State
University and the Sukhumi Branch of Iv.
In order to secure proper implementation of the decree
issued by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Georgian SSR on
“A. Gorky Abkhaz State University and the Sukhumi
Branch of Iv.
1. To approve and render support to the Ministry
of Education of the Georgian SSR, A.
To consider that carrying out constructive
dialogue with professors and teachers of the Universities, representatives of
scientific circles, intelligentsia, and students and taking into due respect
interests and concerns of all parties involved to be the best way in terms of
solution of the existing problems.
2. To entrust the leaderships of A.
The unification of the Universities shall take
place no later than start of new educational year.
After the unification of the aforementioned
universities, all previous decrees on this issue shall be invalidated.
3. The Ministry of Education (Comrade Enukidze) shall continue rendering active support to A.
Gorky Abkhaz State University and Sukhumi Branch of
4. To entrust the Council of Ministers of Abkhazia
ASSR (Comrade Anchabadze) with a task of securing the
resumption of educational process and organization of entrance exams for
1989/90. To solve on time the existing problem and ensure
active involvement of relevant ministries and agencies of the Abkhaz ASSR and
the Georgian SSR.
Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the
Georgian SSR N. Chitanava
Head of Staff of the Council of Ministers of the
Georgian SSR Z. Makharadze
(Abkhaz Issue in Official Documents, Legislative
and Executive organs of Georgia, International Organizations, 1989-1999, part
I, 1989-1995, authors: Vakhtang Kholbaia,
Teimuraz Chakhrakia, Rafiel Gelantia, David Latsuzbaia, Tb., 2000, p. 52-53/in Georgian)