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Top News: Carter Visits Turkey, Iraq, UAE, France, Belgium
Defense Secretary Ash Carter poses for a photo with defense ministers at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Oct. 26, 2016. Carter is attending his fifth NATO defense ministerial.
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Photo of the Day: Missile Loaders
Paratroopers load an anti-tank missile in Drawsko Pomorskie, Poland, Oct. 22, 2016. U.S. and Polish forces showed deterrence during airborne assault training. Army photo by Sgt. William A. Tanner
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 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
Work, Japanese Defense Leader Discuss Evolving Security Environment
Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work and Tetsuro Kuroe, Japan’s administrative vice defense minister, discussed the persistent North Korean threat, maritime issues in the East and South China Seas, and other security issues during a meeting at the Pentagon.
U.S. Strike in Yemen Kills 5 Terrorists, Centcom Officials Say
An Oct. 21 U.S. strike in a remote area of Yemen’s Marib governorate killed five members of the al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula terrorist organization, U.S. Central Command officials announced.
Iraqi Forces Have Momentum in Mosul Push; Raqqa Isolation to Begin Soon
Army Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, commander of Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve, told Pentagon reporters that Iraqi forces continue to make steady progress in the effort to retake Mosul from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
DoD News Update: Inherent Resolve Commander Provides Mosul Update
Full Event: Inherent Resolve Commander Briefs Reporters
DoD Official Announces Lower Cost Growth in Latest Acquisition Report
Frank Kendall, the undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics, announced to the media Oct. 21 the release of the 2016 Performance of the Defense Acquisition System Annual Report.
Pentagon Official Discusses U.S. Military, Commercial Space Industry
Douglas L. Loverro, deputy assistant secretary of defense for space policy, discussed ways that the U.S. military can better leverage commercial space capabilities and what policy measures would support a thriving U.S. commercial space industry to make sure space services are always available to warfighters.
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Daily SITREP: 3-D Printing in the Field, First Robotic Surgery Training Course & More
From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your Daily SITREP for Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016.
Army Scientists, Engineers Seek Innovation During Small Business Visit
Military researchers are tapping small businesses in an effort to find innovative technology solutions for the future.
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