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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.

11/30/1995:   MAJOR GENERAL DAVID W. MC ILVOY APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD
11/30/1995:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
11/30/1995:   SUPER HORNET CONDUCTS FIRST FLIGHT ON TIME
11/30/1995:   DACOWITS SELECTS 1996 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS
11/29/1995:   SUPER HORNET CONDUCTS FIRST FLIGHT ON TIME
11/29/1995:   SECRETARY PERRY AND RUSSIAN MOD GRACHEV SIGN DEFENSE AND
11/29/1995:   PRESIDENT CLINTON ANNOUNCES U.S. NAVY SHIP
11/28/1995:   NEW MAPPING AND IMAGERY AGENCY PROPOSED
11/21/1995:   GENERAL SHALIKASHVILI TO RECEIVE
11/21/1995:   ARPA-ARMY STARS PROJECT WINS AWARD
11/17/1995:   STATEMENT BY DEFENSE SECRETARY WILLIAM J. PERRY REGARDING ADMIRAL RICHARD C.MACKE, U.S. NAVY, COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF, U.S. PACIFIC COMMAND
11/17/1995:   U.S. ASSISTS IN DEVELOPING UKRAINE INDUSTRIAL PARTNERSHIPS
11/17/1995:   DOD TO TRANSPORT HUMANITARIAN AID TO THE UKRAINE
11/16/1995:   COASTAL MINE HUNTER SHIP PELICAN (MHC 53)
11/16/1995:   THE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY ANNOUNCES
11/15/1995:   Personnel Killed in Saudi Arabia Bombing Identified
11/14/1995:   Personnel Killed in Saudi Arabia Bombing Identified
11/14/1995:   FY 1995 RECRUITING EFFORTS
11/06/1995:   DOD TO TRANSPORT HUMANITARIAN AID TO GUATEMALA
11/06/1995:   DOD TO TRANSPORT HUMANITARIAN AID TO HAITI AND ST. KITTS
11/06/1995:   DOD TO TRANSPORT HUMANITARIAN AID TO PAKISTAN
11/06/1995:   DOD TO TRANSPORT HUMANITARIAN AID TO POLAND
11/06/1995:   DOD TRANSPORTS HUMANITARIAN AID TO NICARAGUA
11/03/1995:   QUALITY OF LIFE RECOMMENDATION LAUNCHES CHANGESIN SPACE AVAILABLE TRAVEL PRIVILEGES FOR MILITARY FAMILIES
11/03/1995:   DOD ANNOUNCES C-17/NDAA AIRCRAFT DECISION

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  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Polish Defense Minister Tomasz Siemoniak hold a press conference at the Pentagon, April 17, 2014, after meeting to discuss issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is given a MH-65D Dolphin helicopter weapons capabilities briefing during a visit to the Helicopter Interdiction Tactical Squadron in Jacksonville, Fla., April 16, 2014. Battaglia met with coast guardsmen, and gained an understanding for the squadron’s mission. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks to applicants about military commitment and service to their country before administering the ceremonial oath of enlistment at the Military Entrance Processing Station in Jacksonville, Fla., April 16, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, right, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, explores the instrument panel of the Midnight Express, a tactical training boat within the Coast Guard's Helicopter Interdiction Tactical Squadron, in Jacksonville, Fla., April 16, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter prepares to land in a field to extract U.S. Marines and Georgian soldiers during Operation Cyclone in Passau village in Afghanistan's Helmand province, April 11, 2014. The Marines are assigned to Georgian Liaison Team 11, and the Georgian soldiers are assigned to Bravo Company, 31st Georgian Light Infantry Battalion.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Darien J. Bjorndal
  • President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki, cheer on participants in the seventh annual Wounded Warrior Project’s Soldier Ride, on the South Lawn of the White House, Washington, D.C., April 17, 2014.  White House photo by Chuck Kennedy
  • Operators aboard the Ocean Shield, an Australian navy ship, move the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 Artemis autonomous underwater vehicle into position to deploy it in the Indian Ocean, April 14, 2014. Using side-scan sonar, the Bluefin will descend to a depth of between 4,000 and 4,500 meters, or about 2.5 to 2.8 miles, and about 115 feet above the ocean floor. Joint Task Force 658 is supporting Operation Southern Indian Ocean, searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Peter D. Blair
  • The USNS Cesar Chavez conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Australian frigate HMAS Toowomba in the Indian Ocean, April 12, 2014. The Ceasar Chavez is supporting the international effort to locate Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
 U.S. Navy photo by Capt. Rollin J. Bellfi
  • U.S. Marines prepare to demonstrate how to fire their weapons to Australian soldiers after hiking on Robertson Barracks in Northern Territory, Australia, April 15, 2014, to acclimate the to the area's humidity. The Marines are assigned to Company A, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, Marine Rotational Force Darwin.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. James Gulliver
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