He was serving in the 32nd Battalion in the province of Helmand within the ISAF peacekeeping mission. The Corporal has been enrolled in the Georgian Armed Forces since 2008. During the period of serving, he was awarded with the Service Medal for Combat Wound. Giorgi Avaliani was killed a result of mine explosion. Due to the mine blast, two corporals Nikoloz Deisadze and Ednar Abuladze were also wounded. They have already been transferred to the Military Hospital.
6 soldiers died in Afghanistan: Mukhran Shukvani died on 6 September 2010, Nugzar Kalandadze, Giorgi Kolkhitashvili, Davit Tsetskhladze and Ramaz Gogiashvili died on 30 September 2010.