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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.

11/30/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Call with Egyptian Minister of Defense General Al-Sisi
11/30/2013:   Readout of Deputy Secretary Carter's Visit to Afghanistan
11/28/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel’s Calls to Service Members on Thanksgiving
11/27/2013:   Flag Officer Assignment
11/27/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Call with Japan Defense Minister Onodera
11/27/2013:   Thanksgiving Day Message from Secretary Of Defense Chuck Hagel
11/25/2013:   General Officer Announcements
11/23/2013:   Statement by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel on the East China Sea Air Defense Identification Zone
11/22/2013:   Joint Statement on US - Pakistan Defense Consultative Group Meeting
11/22/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Meeting with Israeli Minister of Defense Moshe Ya'alon
11/22/2013:   Department of Defense Announces Arctic Strategy
11/21/2013:   General Officer Assignments
11/21/2013:   Army Releases October 2013 Suicide Information
11/20/2013:   Statement by Secretary Hagel on the Disabilities Treaty
11/20/2013:   DOD Approves $13.2 Million Grant for the Tooele County School District, Tooele, Utah, to Replace Dugway High School at the Dugway Proving Ground
11/20/2013:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 20, 2013
11/20/2013:   U.S.-Israel David’s Sling Weapon System Intercepts Target During Integrated Flight Test
11/19/2013:   Statement from Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Frank Kendall on Safeguarding Unclassified Controlled Technical Information
11/19/2013:   DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for Fiscal 2013
11/18/2013:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/18/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Meeting with Turkey Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu
11/16/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Call with Egyptian Minister of Defense General Al-Sisi
11/15/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel’s Call with Philippines Recovery Task Force Commander
11/15/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Call with Philippines National Defense Secretary Voltaire Tuvera Gazmin
11/15/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Meeting with Junior Officers
11/15/2013:   Flag Officer Assignments
11/15/2013:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/13/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Meeting With Kazakhstan's Minister of Defense Adilbek Dzhaksybekov
11/13/2013:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of October 30, 2013
11/13/2013:   DoD/TSA Partner to Provide Military TSA Precheck at 100 Airports
11/13/2013:   General Officer Announcements
11/13/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Meeting with Slovenia’s Minister of Defense Roman Jakic
11/12/2013:   Senior Executive Service Announcements
11/12/2013:   Flag Officer Assignment
11/12/2013:   Senior Executive Service Announcements
11/11/2013:   Statement by Secretary Hagel on Perry Inhofe
11/11/2013:   Statement from Pentagon Press Secretary George Little on Additional DOD Support to the Republic of the Philippines
11/09/2013:   Department of Defense Support to the Government of the Philippines
11/08/2013:   DOD Releases Report on Progress in Afghanistan
11/08/2013:   Secretary Hagel to Travel to the Kingdom of Bahrain
11/06/2013:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 6, 2013
11/06/2013:   Navy to Christen Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford
11/05/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Meeting with Belgian Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Pieter De Crem
11/04/2013:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/04/2013:   Flag Officer Assignments
11/04/2013:   Secretary Hagel to Deliver Keynote at CSIS Global Security Forum
11/01/2013:   Statement by Secretary Hagel on former Rep. John Y. McCollister

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