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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.

11/30/2011:   37TH Infantry Brigade Combat Team Remissioning Announced
11/30/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/29/2011:   Airborne Geophysical Exploration Program Launched in Afghanistan
11/29/2011:   General Officer Announcement
11/29/2011:   Senior Executive Service Announcement
11/29/2011:   General Officer Announcement
11/28/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/28/2011:   DOD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for Fiscal Year-to-date 2012, Through October
11/28/2011:   General Officer Announcements
11/26/2011:   Joint Statement by Departments of State and Defense
11/25/2011:   General Officer Assignments
11/23/2011:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 22, 2011
11/23/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/22/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/22/2011:   Senior Executive Service Announcement
11/21/2011:   Statement by Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta on Supercommittee Negotiations
11/21/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/20/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/18/2011:   2011 Phoenix Award Announced
11/18/2011:   Army Releases October Suicide Data
11/18/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/18/2011:   Department of Defense Announces New Installation Energy Technology Demonstrations for Fiscal 2012
11/17/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
11/17/2011:   Department of Defense Announces Successful Test of Army Advanced Hypersonic Weapon Concept
11/17/2011:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 15, 2011
11/16/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/15/2011:   Senior Executive Service Announcement
11/14/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/14/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/14/2011:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 8, 2011
11/12/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/10/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/10/2011:   Navy to Christen USNS Medgar Evers
11/09/2011:   Multi-Service Office to Advance Air-Sea Battle Concept
11/08/2011:   Air Force Investigates and Improves Mortuary Operation
11/08/2011:   Overseas Service Photography Project Announced
11/07/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/07/2011:   Soldiers Missing from Vietnam War Identified
11/04/2011:   Proactive Response to Recent Data Breach Announced
11/04/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/03/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/02/2011:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 1, 2011
11/02/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
11/02/2011:   General Officer Announcement
11/01/2011:   Additional Campaign Phase Identified for Afghanistan Campaign Medal
11/01/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
11/01/2011:   Department of Defense Announces Funds for Transportation Projects to Improve Medical Access at Four Bases

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