Minister of Defence of Georgia Juansher Burchuladze met with the leaders of “General Mazniashvili Youth Legion”, head Giorgi Razmadze and his deputy Paata Gigauri. The Deputy Chief of Georgian Defence Forces, Brg. General Irakli Chichinadze also attended the meeting. Sides discussed the ongoing issues and future plans of cooperation between MOD and youth organizations which aims to further popularize military affairs and strengthen patriotic spirit in youth.
Representatives of the Legion stated that the cooperation with the Ministry of Defence intensified in 2020 and expressed gratitude to the MOD leadership for their contributions to the ongoing projects. The talks also touched upon the future plans to strengthen organization’s activities. Minister of Defence expressed willingness to support the youth organization.
Ministry of Defence and “General Mazniashvili Youth Legion” cooperate since 2016. The Memorandum of Understanding between MOD and youth legions aims to increase awareness on civil-military issues among the youth. In the frames of the cooperation gradually different activities, bilateral meeting, discussions and consultation are planned and organized.