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News Releases

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.

01/31/2012:   Senior Executive Service Announcement
01/31/2012:   Department of Defense Announces Winners of $18.0 Million Fund to Improve Battlefield Energy Security
01/30/2012:   Flag Officer Announcement
01/30/2012:   General Officer Announcements
01/27/2012:   General Officer Announcement
01/27/2012:   Flag Officer Announcements
01/27/2012:   Flag Officer Announcements
01/26/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
01/26/2012:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of January 24, 2012
01/26/2012:   Flag Officer Announcements
01/25/2012:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
01/25/2012:   General Officer Announcements
01/25/2012:   Statement by Secretary Panetta on Hostage Rescue Operation in Somalia
01/24/2012:   General Officer Announcement
01/24/2012:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
01/24/2012:   General Officer Announcements
01/23/2012:   Flag Officer Announcement
01/23/2012:   General Officer Announcements
01/23/2012:   DOD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for Fiscal 2012, Through December
01/21/2012:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualties
01/20/2012:   Army to Consolidate Personnel Assistance Point Operations at Atlanta Airport
01/19/2012:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
01/19/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
01/19/2012:   Army Releases December & Calendar Year 2011 Suicide Data
01/19/2012:   Army Releases Strategic Reset Report
01/19/2012:   DOD Identifies Units for Upcoming Afghanistan Rotation
01/19/2012:   General Officer Announcements
01/19/2012:   Flag Officer Announcements
01/19/2012:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of January 17, 2012
01/17/2012:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualties
01/17/2012:   Senior Executive Service Announcement
01/16/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
01/13/2012:   Department of Defense Announces Energy Potential Study
01/13/2012:   General Officer Announcements
01/13/2012:   Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta Martin Luther King Jr. Day Message
01/13/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
01/12/2012:   Navy Christens Littoral Combat Ship Coronado
01/12/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
01/11/2012:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of January 10, 2012
01/10/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
01/09/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
01/07/2012:   DOD Identifies Air Force Casualties
01/05/2012:   Statement as Prepared by Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey on the Defense Strategic Guidance
01/05/2012:   Statement as Prepared by Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta on the Defense Strategic Guidance
01/05/2012:   DOD Releases Defense Strategic Guidance
01/04/2012:   Navy Names First Three Mobile Landing Platform Ships
01/04/2012:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve activated as of January 3, 2012
01/03/2012:   DOD Identifies Navy Casualty
01/03/2012:   Senior Executive Service Announcement
01/01/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty

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