17 mai 2018

National Guard marks 25 years of State Partnership Program, ensures defense capabilities in Europe


TALLINN, Estonia -- Maryland Army National Guard Soldiers and Airmen supported the Estonian defense forces May 2 - 12 during Exercise Hedgehog 2018, the largest training exercise conducted in Estonia. The exercise occurred as the Maryland National Guard celebrates the 25th anniversary of partnering with Estonia as part of the National Guard Bureau's State Partnership Program, which links National Guard elements with partner nations worldwide. Focused on territorial defense, as well as special [...]