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Oct. 26, 2016
Carter Meets With French, Turkish Counterparts on Counter-ISIL Campaign
In Brussels, Defense Secretary Ash Carter met with his French and Turkish counterparts to discuss the campaign to counter the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
Pentagon Official Announces Lower Cost Growth in Latest Acquisition Report
Frank Kendall, the undersecretary for acquisitions, logistics and technology, announced to the media Oct. 21 the release of the 2016 Performance of the Defense Acquisition System Annual Report.
DoD 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.
Carter Tasks DoD Team With Streamlining Review Process for 13,000 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.
Face of Defense: Airman Paints Picture of Success
RAF MILDENHALL, England —
After work, Air Force Senior Airman Regine Labarda, a relocation technician with the 100th Comptroller Squadron at RAF Mildenhall, England, grabs her brushes and canvas and heads to the countryside in her adopted home.
Coalition Strikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Iraq, Syria
SOUTHWEST ASIA —
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.
Oct. 25, 2016
Commissaries to Give Patrons Reusable Shopping Bags
Customers of Defense Department commissaries will receive a free reusable shopping bag courtesy of Military OneSource.
Noose Tightening Around ISIL in Mosul, Carter Says
The contributions of coalition partners in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant are invaluable, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said at the opening of the counter-ISIL small group defense ministerial at Hexagone Balard, the new French defense ministry building in Paris.
DoD-Wide MWR Survey Seeks Feedback From Customers
The Defense Department has launched the 2016 Morale, Welfare and Recreation Customer Satisfaction Survey, officials from the Department of Defense Morale, Welfare, Recreation and Resale Policy Office announced.
Motivation, Talent Remain Strongest Elements of Network Defense, Says Cyber Official
Speaking at CyberMaryland 2016, Navy Adm. Michael S. Rogers, the triple-hatted leader of U.S. Cyber Command, the National Security Agency and the Central Security Service, championed talent and motivation as network defense game-changers.