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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.

10/31/2002:   USS ENTERPRISE WINS TOP DOD MAINTENANCE AWARD FOR 2002
10/31/2002:   DOD RELEASES FIVE PROJECT 112 SHAD FACT SHEETS
10/30/2002:   SENATOR JESSE HELMS RECEIVES DEFENSE RECOGNITION
10/30/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF OCT. 30, 2002
10/28/2002:   REMAINS OF U.S. SERVICEMEN RECOVERED IN NORTH KOREA
10/28/2002:   TRANSFER OF DETAINEES COMPLETED
10/25/2002:   JOINT TASK FORCE EXERCISE 03-1 ANNOUNCED
10/24/2002:   NEW CEREMONIAL BUGLE TO IMPROVE VETERANS' FUNERAL HONORS
10/23/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF OCT. 23, 2002
10/22/2002:   NAVY TO PRESENT ENERGY CONSERVATION AWARDS
10/22/2002:   REMAINS OF MIA FROM VIETNAM IDENTIFIED
10/22/2002:   DOD DISTINGUISHED CIVILIAN SERVICE AWARDS PRESENTED
10/22/2002:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/22/2002:   NEW DACOWITS COMMITTEE MEMBERS CHOSEN
10/21/2002:   GENERAL AND FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
10/18/2002:   VA AND DOD AGREE ON HEALTHCARE IN NORTH CHICAGO
10/18/2002:   DOD "RED RIBBON WEEK" ENHANCES ANTI-DRUG AWARENESS
10/17/2002:   DOD ISSUES NEW GUIDANCE FOR PRIVATIZING UTILITY SYSTEMS
10/17/2002:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
10/16/2002:   EXERCISE CABANAS 2002 BEGINS
10/16/2002:   NEW HUMAN RESOURCES SYSTEM DEPLOYED
10/16/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF OCTOBER 16, 2002
10/15/2002:   DEFENSE BUSINESS INITIATIVES COUNCIL LEADERSHIP CHANGE
10/15/2002:   NEW CAP WEB SITE ACTIVATED
10/15/2002:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/14/2002:   MISSILE INTERCEPT TEST SUCCESSFUL
10/10/2002:   NEW GUIDANCE FOR NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT RELEASED
10/10/2002:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
10/09/2002:   THOMAS HALL SWORN IN AS ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE FOR RESERVE AFFAIRS
10/09/2002:   DOD RELEASES DESERET TEST CENTER/PROJECT 112/PROJECT SHAD FACT SHEETS
10/09/2002:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
10/09/2002:   DOD IDENTIFIES MARINE KILLED IN KUWAIT
10/09/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF OCT. 9, 2002
10/08/2002:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
10/07/2002:   U.S.-NORTH KOREA CONCLUDE POW/MIA TALKS
10/07/2002:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/07/2002:   "TRICARE FOR LIFE" CELEBRATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY
10/07/2002:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO MARK 2002 HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH
10/03/2002:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/03/2002:   DOD IDENTIFIES ARMY SOLDIER KILLED IN PHILIPPINES
10/02/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF OCTOBER 2, 2002
10/02/2002:   DOD RESPONDS TO ABA ENEMY COMBATANT REPORT
10/02/2002:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENT
10/01/2002:   DOD MARKS NATIONAL DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT AWARENESS MONTH

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