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Tennessee National Guard works with Bulgaria

Published On: Jan 17 2014 10:44:42 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 17 2014 10:46:25 PM EST
National Guard works with Bulgaria
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

The Cyber Unit of the Tennessee National Guard joined with the Bulgarian Armed Forces Security Directorate this week. This is being done in an effort to help strengthen the country’s cyber defense program.

The visit was used to establish instruction methods to better train the Bulgarians in their cyber security. The meeting was part of an outreach of the United States and the European Command’s State Partnership. So far 60 countries worldwide are part of the partnership to help strengthen each countries cyber defenses and help collaborate on shared objectives.