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Top News: Carter Speaks at Counter-ISIL Meeting
Watch Live at 7 a.m. EDT: Defense Secretary Ash Carter is scheduled to make opening remarks at the counter-ISIL defense ministers meeting in Paris.
Photo of the Day: Night Queue
Marines queue up during Weapons and Tactics Instructor Course 1-17 at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Oct. 18, 2016. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Danny Gonzalez
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, Inherent Resolve Commander Brief on Operations in Iraq, Syria
Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Army Lt. Gen. Stephen J. Townsend, commanding general of Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve, updated reporters on operations in Iraq and Syria during a news conference in Irbil, Iraq.
DoD News Update: Secretary Visits Iraqi Kurdistan Region
Full Event Video: Carter, Task Force Leader Speak With Reporters
Amid Heavy Resistance, Iraqi Forces Make Progress in Fight For Mosul
While Iraqi and Kurdish forces face heavy resistance from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant about 10 miles out from Mosul, Iraq, there continues to be solid progress in the efforts to liberate the city from ISIL control, a Pentagon spokesman said.
Iraqis Taking Ground From ISIL Around Mosul, U.S. Officials Say
Oil Fires Burn South of Mosul
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.
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
Full Event: Stratcom Commander Speaks at Kansas State University
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Daily SITREP: Carter Travels, USS Detroit Commissioned & More
From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your Daily SITREP for Monday, Oct. 24, 2016.
Basics of Base Access, Part 2: REAL ID Act, Frequently Asked Questions Answered
Do you find the requirements for base access confusing? You’re not alone. Get some case access questions answered here.
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