More than 50 Bulgarian alumni representatives who have graduated programs at the Marshall Center took part in a reception on the occasion of the 26th Anniversary of the United States Security Assistance in Bulgaria. The event took place on 19th September 2018 at “Lozenetz” residence in Sofia and was hosted by the US Embassy in Sofia.
Deputy Chief of Mission Justin Friedman and the Deputy Minister of Defence Atanas Zapryanov gave opening remarks and greeted the Bulgarian service members and civilians.
In 2018, 166 Bulgarian service members and civilians graduated from individual courses, as part of the US Security Assistance in Bulgaria.
Over 430 Bulgarian security professionals have completed Marshall Center resident courses since the center was founded in 1993.