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News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense. Older news releases are available using the news release archive tool. News releases are also available by e-mail subscription. Go to DOD News for more information and for links to other news items.

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  • Video Thumbnail: Navy Recognizes 73rd Anniversary of Doolittle Raid

    Navy Recognizes 73rd Anniversary of Doolittle Raid

    ℠2015 – Sailors with the All Hands Online Magazine honor those who fought and...

  • Video Thumbnail: SECDEF Speaks To Reporters On Threat Posed By AQAP

    SECDEF Speaks To Reporters On Threat Posed By AQAP

    ℠2015 – Defense Secretary Ash Carter briefed reporters at the Pentagon...

  • Video Thumbnail: Political Process Key To Afghan Peace

    Political Process Key To Afghan Peace

    ℠2015 - GEN John Campbell, Commander Resolute Support says the political...

  • Video Thumbnail: SARC: Behind The Scenes

    SARC: Behind The Scenes

    ℠2015 - DoD News anchors highlight a video from the official Marines YouTube...

Casualty Status (PDF): The Casualty Status report is an official accounting of all fatalities endured by the U.S. Military during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), Operation New Dawn (OND), and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF). It is updated daily at 10 a.m. Eastern Time.

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