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July 26, 2016
Carter Opens Second DoD Innovation Hub in Boston
Defense Secretary Ash Carter said the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental's second outpost, which opened in Boston, joins ongoing technology efforts at a similar location in Silicon Valley, Calif.
DoD Officials, Russian Counterparts Hold Video Conference
The Defense Department held a video conference with Russian Defense Ministry officials as part of the dialogue on the safety of flight in Syria to ensure that each side continues to adhere to agreed-upon measures.
Underwater Team Fends Off ‘The Bends’ at Navy Experimental Diving Unit
PANAMA CITY, Fla. —
Navy Lt. (Dr.) Jonathan Casey Brown and his team help ensure that understanding, treatment and research of decompression sickness keeps military divers safe and mission-ready.
World Military Women's Basketball Championship Begins
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. —
Teams from the United States, Brazil, Canada, China, France and Germany kicked off the World Military Women's Basketball Championship at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif.
Recruitment Program Participants Receive Judith C. Gilliom Award
The Defense Department hosted an awards ceremony for participants in the Workforce Recruitment Program for college students and recent graduates with disabilities, according to a DoD news release.
Face of Defense: Airman Deploys to Ethiopia
When Airman 1st Class Dylan Wisuri joined the Air Force two years ago, he never imagined he'd be waking up surrounded by a rainforest preparing to close down a joint task force port opening.
Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
SOUTHWEST ASIA —
U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
July 25, 2016
Counter-ISIL Meetings Came At Critical Time, Carter Says
Defense Secretary Ash Carter said important initiatives to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant that evolved from last week’s counter-ISIL coalition meetings came at a critical time in light of recent events.
Dunford Lists Ways to Measure Counter-ISIL Success
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford said Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant territory, resources and foreign fighters are being charted during the fight against the terrorist group.
Face of Defense: Artillery Marine Strives to Push Physical Limits
TWENTYNINE PALMS, Calif. —
An artillery Marine accustomed to heavy lifting on the job set two state records in his first weightlifting competition.