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Top News: Carter Visits Turkey, Iraq, UAE, France, Belgium
Defense Secretary Ash Carter poses for a photo in Paris with defense ministers of nations contributing to the counter-ISIL campaign, Oct. 25, 2016. Carter is on a weeklong trip to discuss the campaign.
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Photo of the Day: Stratotanker Team
An Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker taxis down the runway at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Oct. 20, 2016, before training in the high Arctic. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Gregory Brook
Anne's Story: Taking Advantage of Challenges
Anne Ng, a Navy civilian employee, uses challenges in her life to excel in her work at the Pentagon. She shares her experiences in this National Disability Employment Awareness Month video.
National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Each October, National Disability Employment Awareness Month raises awareness about disability employment issues and celebrates the many contributions of America's workers with disabilities.
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Carter, UAE Crown Prince Discuss Regional Security, Strategic Partnership
Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan of the United Arab Emirates met in Abu Dhabi, where they discussed the campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and other issues of mutual interest.
Counter-ISIL Strikes Target Terrorists in Iraq, Syria
U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Iraq and Syria, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
Amid Heavy Resistance, Iraqi Forces Make Solid Progress
Cyber Mission Force Teams Achieve Initial Operating Capability
All 133 of U.S. Cyber Command’s Cyber Mission Force teams have reached a threshold level of initial operating capacity and can execute their fundamental mission, Cybercom officials announced.
Cybercom Commander: Motivation, Talent Remain Strongest Elements of Network Defense
Tired Force Excelling, Service Secretaries Say
During a panel discussion, the Army, Navy and Air Force secretaries all proclaimed that the U.S. is ready to fight a near-peer adversary simultaneously with a drawn-out battle on terror, despite a tired force.
Top Official Describes DARPA Real-Time Space Awareness Efforts
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has transferred to the Air Force ownership of a revolutionary space surveillance telescope, and the agency is working on other real-time technologies to improve space situational awareness.
Stratcom Commander Addresses Strategic Deterrence in 21st Century
Global security threats today must be viewed in a transregional, multidomain and multifunctional context, Navy Adm. Cecil D. Haney, commander of U.S. Strategic Command, said while speaking at Kansas State University’s Landon Lecture Series.
DoD News Update: Admiral Talks Challenges Posed by State, Non-state Actors
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Daily SITREP: Taking Ground From ISIL, Troops Return From Haiti & More
From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your Daily SITREP for Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016.
DoD Launches Morale, Welfare and Recreation Satisfaction Survey
The Defense Department is encouraging military members and their families to participate in the 2016 Morale, Welfare and Recreation Customer Satisfaction Survey.
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