Dog kennel.- - today the 2018 international- homeland defense and- security summit took place at - the mississippi coast conventio- center in biloxi.
- news 25's jaylon morris has our- report.
- - governor phil bryant invited- leaders from israel in- attendance to share ideas - regaregarding border patrol.- governor bryant, "israel has shown the world that you can- secure borders and you- can do so with the use of - technology as well as the new - advanced structures."
Defense along the arctic ocean- was a topic discussed at the- summit.
- u.s. coast guard admiral paul - zukunft brought up cutters, any- ship that's longer than 65 feet- in length and its importance- protecting the homeland.- admiral paul zukunft, "we got nearly 200 in our coast guard - inventory and we have - ships deployed all around the - world."
Admiral zukunft also addressed- how cyber attacks are a - persistent threat to our- country.- admiral paul zukunft, "we are working with industry of how to- safeguard their cyber - systems from intrusion as we- look at the proliferation of th- internet and things in- this world."
The university of southern- mississippi has a building in - gulfport that will open in a- month which will be a source fo- ocean engineering and maritime- systems.- director of the school of ocean- science and engineering monty - graham, "we work very closely with defense at our - university with doing research- and development work.
So, - we are keen supporters of - everything that is going on."
Governor bryant says homeland - defense and international - partnerships make the gulf coas- a safer place to live.- governor bryant, "we believe that peace depends on a strong- military and having - good relations with our partner- around the world."
In biloxi, jaylon morris..news- 25.
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Patrick high schoo- in biloxi, students - received a lesson in practicing- safety while- using the internet and social - media.- an active fbi agent was there t- give the students advice- - - -