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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.

11/30/2007:   DoD Establishes Center of Excellence to Address Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health
11/30/2007:   Pilots Missing From The Vietnam War Are Identified
11/29/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/29/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/29/2007:   General Officer Assignments
11/29/2007:   DoD and VA Begin Pilot Disability Evaluation System
11/28/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
11/28/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of November 28, 2007
11/27/2007:   Airman Missing In Action From The Vietnam War Is Identified
11/26/2007:   Court Of Military Commissions Review Chief Judge Appointed
11/26/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/26/2007:   DoD Announces 2007 Maintenance Award Winners
11/23/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/23/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/23/2007:   Department of Defense to Provide Humanitarian Assistance to Bangladesh
11/23/2007:   Senior Executive Service Appointment
11/21/2007:   DoD Names Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics
11/21/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of November 21, 2007
11/21/2007:   Soldier Missing In Action From Korean War Is Identified
11/20/2007:   General Officer Assignment
11/20/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
11/20/2007:   General Officer Announcement
11/19/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/19/2007:   DoD Announces 2007 Maintenance Award Winners
11/19/2007:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
11/19/2007:   Department of Defense Releases Selected Acquisition Reports
11/18/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/17/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/17/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/16/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/16/2007:   Marine Missing in Action from the Vietnam War is Identified
11/16/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/16/2007:   General Officer Assignments
11/16/2007:   General Officer Announcement
11/15/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
11/15/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/15/2007:   General Officer Announcement
11/15/2007:   General Officer Announcement
11/15/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/14/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
11/14/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of November 14, 2007
11/14/2007:   Departments of Defense and Labor Announce New Career Advancement Accounts for Military Spouses
11/13/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/13/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/13/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/13/2007:   DoD Announces Recruiting And Retention Numbers For October
11/12/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/12/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
11/09/2007:   General Officer Assignments
11/09/2007:   Detainee Transfer Announced
11/09/2007:   Soldier Missing in Action from the Korean War is Identified
11/08/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/08/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/08/2007:   General Officer Assignments
11/08/2007:   General Officer Announcement
11/07/2007:   DoD Announces Civilian Awards
11/07/2007:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of November 7, 2007
11/07/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
11/07/2007:   Korea-U.S. Security Meeting Joint Communique Announced
11/06/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/06/2007:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
11/06/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/06/2007:   DoD Receives Chairman's Award From Advisory Council on Historic Preservation
11/06/2007:   Pilot Missing From the Vietnam War is Identified
11/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/05/2007:   DoD Announces 2007 Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Awards
11/05/2007:   DoD Announces Force Adjustment
11/04/2007:   Detainee Transfer Announced
11/02/2007:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualties
11/02/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
11/01/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
11/01/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/01/2007:   General Officer Announcements
11/01/2007:   Navy Terminates Littoral Combat Ship (LCS 4) Contract

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  • Arati Prabhakar, the director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, briefs Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on the Atlas robot and other robotics at the Pentagon, April 22, 2014. The program showcased DARPA technologies and how they contribute to U.S. national security. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby briefs the press at the Pentagon, April 22, 2014. Kirby answered questions regarding the upcoming joint exercises between the United States and Poland as well as also addressing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's upcoming trip to Mexico and Guatemala. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • A MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor helicopter assists South Korea's search operations near the site of the Sewol, the ferry that sank April 16 off Jindo island. The helicopter is assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, attached to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Christian Senyk
  • U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Cameron H. Depue scans the ocean from the back of an MV-22 Osprey aircraft after departing from the flight deck of the USS Bonhomme Richard, April, 21, 2014, to assist South Korea's search operations for the Sewol, the ferry that sank off Jindo island. Depue is a crew chief assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Henry Antenor
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class John Delong tracks with another parachutist during free fall training on Naval Station Rota Spain in Rota, Spain, April 14, 2014. Delong is assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 8.  U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Nathaniel Spencer
  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Michael Milano jumps over a wall during a mock helicopter raid as part of weapons and tactics instructor course Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz., April 9, 2014. Milano is an infantryman assigned to the 2nd Marine Division's India Company, 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Christopher A. Mendoza
  • U.S. Air Force and Marine engineers insulate the roof at the Edward P. Yorke school during New Horizons 2014 in Belize City, Belize, April 18, 2014. U.S. Southern Command sponsored the exercise, during which civil engineers from the United States and Belize will construct three school additions in Belize City and one in Hattieville.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Kelly Ogden
  • U.S. Army Spc. Steven Dixon, left, and U.S. Army Capt. Harjind Sidhu examine a patient's teeth during New Horizons Belize 2014 in Progresso, Belize, April 11, 2014. Dixon is a dental technician and Sidhu is a dentist. The medical training exercise gives U.S. and Canadian military doctors and nurses the opportunity to work with their Belize counterparts to provide free care to Belizeans. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Kali L. Gradishar
  • Army 2nd Lt. John Bergman low crawls through a water obstacle during the 31st annual Best Ranger Competition at Camp Rogers on Fort Benning, Ga., April 11, 2014. Bergman is assigned to the 25th Infantry Division. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Austin Berner
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