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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.

10/31/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/31/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/31/2006:   General Officer Assignment
10/30/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/30/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/30/2006:   General Officer Announcement
10/30/2006:   General Officer Assignment
10/28/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/28/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/27/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/26/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/26/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/26/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
10/26/2006:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
10/26/2006:   Airman Missing in Action from Vietnam War is Identified
10/26/2006:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of October 25, 2006
10/26/2006:   DoD Announces Maintenance Award Winners
10/26/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/25/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/25/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/25/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
10/25/2006:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
10/25/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/25/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/25/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/24/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/24/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/24/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/24/2006:   General Officer Assignment
10/23/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
10/23/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/22/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/20/2006:   Korea-U.S. Security Meeting Joint Communique Announced
10/20/2006:   Soldier Missing in Action from the Korean War is Identified
10/20/2006:   DoD Celebrates 2006 Red Ribbon Week
10/20/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/20/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/20/2006:   General Officer Assignments
10/20/2006:   General Officer Assignments
10/20/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/19/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/19/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/19/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/19/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/19/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/18/2006:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of October 18, 2006
10/17/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/17/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/17/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/17/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/17/2006:   Wilkie Named Assistant Secretary of Defense for Legislative Affairs
10/16/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/16/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
10/16/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/16/2006:   DoD to Resume Anthrax Vaccinations
10/16/2006:   Detainee Transfer Announced
10/16/2006:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
10/16/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/16/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/14/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/14/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/14/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/13/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/13/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/13/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/12/2006:   Air Force Pilot Missing in Action From Vietnam War is Identified
10/12/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
10/12/2006:   Detainee Transfer Announced
10/12/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
10/12/2006:   Flag Officer Assignment
10/11/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/11/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/11/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/11/2006:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of October 11, 2006
10/10/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/10/2006:   Navy Earns Three Presidential Federal Energy Management Awards
10/10/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/10/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/10/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/10/2006:   DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for FY 2006
10/09/2006:   Missing WWII Airmen is Identified
10/08/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/08/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/06/2006:   Flag Officer Assignment
10/06/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
10/05/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/05/2006:   U.S. Transfers Authority for Military Security Operations in Afghanistan
10/04/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/04/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/04/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/04/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/04/2006:   Flag Officer Assignment
10/04/2006:   Navy to Christen Aircraft Carrier George H.W. Bush
10/04/2006:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of October 4, 2006
10/04/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/02/2006:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
10/02/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/02/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/02/2006:   Flag Officer Assignments

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  • President Barack Obama, right, admires a ring U.S. Naval Academy football team members Cody Peterson, left, and Matt Aiken, center, presented to him at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The president presented the Navy midshipmen with the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy, which goes to the academy team with the most victories against its service rivals.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel
  • President Barack Obama holds a ceremony to present midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy's football team with the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The trophy is an honor that goes to the team with the most victories against its service rivals. DOD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Kenneth Johnson read the names of the fallen from Jacksonville on the Veterans Memorial Wall in Jacksonville, Fla., April 17, 2014. Johnson is the city's senior policy advisor on military affairs. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Adam Silver, National Basketball Association commissioner, talk at the NBA board of governors meeting in 
New York, April 17, 2014. During the meeting, Dempsey discussed a new partnership between the NBA and Defense Department to support for a commitment to service. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Spc. Josh Lueken provides security at Observation Post English in Afghanistan's Logar province, April 18, 2014. Lueken is assigned to the 10th Mountain Division's Company B, 2nd Battalion, 87st Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Orin Sanford looks out the side door of a UH-1Y Huey after taking off from the flight deck of the USS Bonhomme Richard, April, 18, 2014, to assist South Korea's efforts surrounding the Sewol, the ferry that sank April 16 off the coast of South Korea. Sanford is a crew chief assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo
  • Runners take off from the starting line at the Boston Marathon "shadow run" on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, April 18, 2014. More than 600 runners participated in the race. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Gary J. Rihn
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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.