October 5, 2015
Carter: Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement Makes ‘Strong Strategic Sense’
Defense Secretary Ash Carter congratulated Ambassador Michael Froman and the U.S. negotiating team for reaching a historic trade agreement with 11 other Asia-Pacific nations.
In Madrid, Carter Says Russia's Strategy in Syria 'Way Off Track'
Russia’s approach to Syria is not well thought through and is doomed to fail, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told reporters in Madrid.
Campbell Provides Updates on Kunduz Investigation
The commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan corrected details about the Oct. 3 airstrike that struck a hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan.
DoD Leaders Discuss Budget Issues With Military Family Group
ARLINGTON, Va. —
Two DoD undersecretaries discussed the continuing resolution, military retirement changes and the future force during the National Military Family Association’s Leadership Dinner.
Carter Stresses Need for Security Networks to Confront New Threats
Global security issues are best confronted with networked, multilateral partnerships -- NATO being an example of one, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in Madrid.
Watch Live at 8:30 a.m. EDT Tuesday: Kendall To Speak at 'State of DoD Acquisition' Event
Frank Kendall, undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, will discuss his third annual "Performance of the Defense Acquisition System" report during the State of DoD Acquisition event tomorrow at 8:30 a.m. EDT. Watch it all live here.
Guardsmen Respond to Flooding Across 3 States
ARLINGTON, Va. —
Roughly 1,300 National Guardsmen in South and North Carolina and Virginia are on duty in response to severe flooding following heavy rainfall generated by Hurricane Joaquin.
Face of Defense: Airman Pushes Her Limits One Step at a Time
DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del. —
Air Force Airman 1st Class Jessica Rodriguez pushes her limits and relieves stress through long-distance running.
Coalition Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL Targets in Syria, Iraq
SOUTHWEST ASIA —
U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
October 4, 2015
Special Report: America's Continued Commitment to European Security - Operation Atlantic Resolve
Defense Secretary Ash Carter travels to Spain, Italy, Belgium and the United Kingdom in a five-day European trip to visit U.S. service members, meet with counterparts and attend the NATO Defense Ministerial Conference. Lean more in the Defense.gov special report, America's Continued Commitment to European Security - Operation Atlantic Resolve: