Mamuka Mamulashvili

Mamuka Mamulashvili is the Commander of the Georgian National Legion in Ukraine. He is also president of the Mixed Martial Arts Federation of Georgia. He worked as an advisor to the Georgian Minister of Defense until 2013 when he joined Ukrainian military forces in the conflict with Russia. At the age of fourteen, Mamulashvili was awarded Georgia’s Vakhtang Gorgasali order for courage and heroism. He is also a recipient of the Ukrainian National Hero medal for bravery and courage.

Stories By Mamuka Mamulashvili

I Was a Child Soldier—and I Never Stopped Fighting

When my father joined our country’s fight for freedom from Mother Russia, I ran away from home to join him. Two decades later, I’m back on the front lines, wondering if my own children will ever know a world without war.