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News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense. News releases issued within the past 30 days are listed below. Older news releases are available from the news release archive page. News releases are also available by e-mail subscription. Go to DOD News for more information and for links to other news items.

01/30/2009:   Flag Officer Announcement
01/30/2009:   Flag Officer Assignments
01/30/2009:   General Officer Assignments
01/29/2009:   DoD Releases 2009 Quadrennial Roles and Missions Review
01/29/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
01/28/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of January 27, 2009
01/28/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
01/27/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/27/2009:   General Officer Assignments
01/27/2009:   General Officer Assignments
01/26/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
01/26/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/23/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/23/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/23/2009:   Missing WWII Soldiers are Identified
01/22/2009:   Navy Commissions Amphibious Transport Dock Ship Green Bay
01/22/2009:   Defense Department Announces Expedited Disability Evaluation System Process For Combat Wounded
01/21/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/21/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/21/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of January 20, 2009
01/19/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/19/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/19/2009:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
01/17/2009:   Detainee Transfer Announced
01/16/2009:   General Officer Assignments
01/16/2009:   DoD Announces Units for Afghanistan Force Rotation and Deployment
01/16/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
01/15/2009:   Psychological Health, Traumatic Brain Injury Outreach Center Opens
01/15/2009:   Senior Executive Service Appointments
01/15/2009:   General Officer Announcements
01/14/2009:   Navy Announces Decision on Mayport Homebasing
01/14/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of January 13, 2009
01/13/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
01/13/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/12/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
01/12/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/12/2009:   DoD Announces December 2008 Recruiting and Retention Results
01/12/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
01/12/2009:   Soldier Missing in Action From Korean War is Identified
01/09/2009:   General Officer Announcements
01/09/2009:   General Officer Assignments
01/08/2009:   Navy Names Virginia Class Submarine USS John Warner
01/08/2009:   SecDef Releases Statement on the Task Force on Nuclear Weapons Management
01/08/2009:   General Officer Assignments
01/07/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
01/07/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) And Reserve Activated as of January 6, 2009
01/07/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/06/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
01/05/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
01/05/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/02/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
01/02/2009:   P-8A Multi-Mission Maritime Aircraft Homebasing Announced

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