Tennessee National Guard works with Bulgaria

POSTED: 10:44 PM Jan 17 2014   UPDATED: 10:46 PM Jan 17 2014
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.