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News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense. 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.

News Releases
10/31/2012:   Update on the DoD and National Guard Response to Hurricane Sandy
10/31/2012:   Flag Officer Assignment
10/30/2012:   Update on the DoD and National Guard Response to Hurricane Sandy
10/30/2012:   DOD Releases Military Intelligence Program Appropriated Top Line Budget for Fiscal 2012
10/29/2012:   The Department of Defense continues to be an active partner in the response to Hurricane Sandy by providing FEMA and governors with capable, trained and accessible forces and equipment when requested. Here is tonight's update:
10/27/2012:   The Department of Defense Prepares for Hurricane Sandy
10/27/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
10/24/2012:   Navy to Christen Submarine Minnesota
10/24/2012:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of October 23, 2012
10/24/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
10/24/2012:   United States--Republic of Korea Security Consultative Meeting
10/23/2012:   United States -- Republic of Korea Military Committee Meeting
10/23/2012:   Senior Executive Service Announcement
10/22/2012:   Readout of Deputy Secretary Carter’s Meetings with Afghanistan Minister of Defense and Minister of Interior
10/22/2012:   Flag Officer Assignments
10/20/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
10/19/2012:   Army Releases September Suicide Data
10/18/2012:   Readout of Deputy Secretary Carter's Meeting with Iraq Prime Minister and Minister of Defense
10/18/2012:   2012 Secretary of Defense Community Drug Awareness Award and the 2012 Fulcrum Shield Award Winners Announced
10/18/2012:   United States -- Thailand Defense Strategic Talks
10/18/2012:   Statement on Alleged Assault in Okinawa
10/18/2012:   Statement by George Little on Completion of Degelen Mountain Nonproliferation Work
10/17/2012:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of October 16, 2012
10/17/2012:   Navy to Christen Amphibious Assault Ship America
10/17/2012:   Readout of Secretary Panetta’s Meeting with Croatian Minister of Defense
10/17/2012:   Flag Officer Assignments
10/17/2012:   Secretary Panetta to Address Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce
10/16/2012:   Airmen Missing From Vietnam War Identified
10/16/2012:   Senior Executive Service Announcements
10/15/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
10/15/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
10/15/2012:   General Officer Assignment
10/14/2012:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
10/14/2012:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/14/2012:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/10/2012:   DOD Identifies Navy Casualty
10/10/2012:   Statement by Secretary Panetta on NATO Intervention, Brussels, Belgium
10/10/2012:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of October 9, 2012
10/10/2012:   Flag Officer Assignment
10/10/2012:   DOD Announces Return of Royal Air Force Upwood Clinic
10/09/2012:   DOD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for Fiscal 2012, Through August
10/09/2012:   General Officer Assignments
10/07/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
10/04/2012:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/04/2012:   DOD Releases the Western Hemisphere Defense Policy Statement
10/04/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
10/03/2012:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of October 2, 2012
10/03/2012:   Navy to Commission Guided-Missile Destroyer Michael Murphy
10/03/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
10/03/2012:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
10/02/2012:   DOD Identifies Units for Upcoming Afghanistan Rotation
10/02/2012:   Marines Missing in Action from WWII Identified
10/02/2012:   Senior Executive Service Announcement
10/01/2012:   Readout of Secretary Panetta’s Phone Calls with Afghanistan Minister of Defense and Minister of Interior
10/01/2012:   Flag Officer Assignment
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