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Top News: Carter Speaks on the Future of Defense
Watch Live: Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks about the path to an innovative future for the Defense Department at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
Photo of the Day: Red Smoke Maneuver
Airmen maneuver through concealing smoke during tactical combat casualty care training in Westhampton Beach, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2016. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher S. Muncy
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 Accepts NDU Foundation Patriot Award on Behalf of DoD Personnel
Defense Secretary Ash Carter accepted the American Patriot Award from the National Defense University Foundation on behalf of the men and women of the Defense Department, saying he was proud to represent “the finest fighting force the world has ever known.”
Iraqi, Kurdish Forces Approaching Outskirts of Mosul
Pentagon Press Operations director Navy Capt. Jeff Davis told reporters Iraqi and Kurdish forces are about 5 miles from Mosul’s outskirts and are clearing towns and villages to the north, east and south of Iraq’s second-largest city.
U.S. Strikes in Afghanistan Target Senior al-Qaida Leaders
Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said precision U.S. strikes conducted Oct. 23 targeted two of al-Qaida's most senior leaders in Afghanistan -- officials are still assessing the results of the strikes.
Secretary Announces Deterrence, Defense Buildup in Europe
As NATO faces new challenges from the east, south, north and from within, the U.S. will continue to strengthen deterrence by sending troops to Europe, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told reporters in Brussels.
Carter Meets With French, Turkish Counterparts on Counter-ISIL Campaign
Carter Calls for Streamlining Review Process for California Guardsmen
Defense Secretary Ash Carter has ordered that procedures be streamlined so California National Guard members who improperly received incentive bonuses as a result of error or through the criminal behavior of others can seek relief.
DoD News Update: Carter Addresses California National Guard Collection Efforts
Coalition Strikes Hit ISIL 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.
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