University of Louisville, LOUISVILLE, Ky -The Kentucky National Guard hosted several members of Djibouti's military and government cabinets as part of the Kentucky Guard's State Partnership with Djibouti, Sept. 17th, 2015. Civilian members of the Djiboutian delegation include ministers of health, foreign affairs, chambers of commerce, and the University of Djibouti. The military chiefs of defense, Air Force, logistics, military education and materiel represented the Djiboutian military. This is the first Djiboutian partnership event in Kentucky since the National Guard selected Kentucky for this state partnership. A Kentucky delegation led by Adjutant General Maj. Gen. Edward Tonini participated in the State Partnership signing ceremony in Djibouti, Africa June 2015. (Photo By Sgt. Brandy Mort, Kentucky National Guard PAO).