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  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 October 29, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 October 29, 2014

    ℠2014 - Defense Secretary Hagel orders a 21 day...

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    Hagel Orders Controlled Monitoring for United Assistance Troops

    ℠2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has signed a...

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    DoD News Now: 1100 October 29, 2014

    ℠2014 - ISIL is losing ground, the next frontier in...

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    Mobile Devices Make Prime Cyber Crime Targets

    ℠2014 - Admiral Michael Rogers said the increased use...

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