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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.

12/22/1995:   DOD ANNOUNCES PROPOSALS SELECTED IN FINAL TRP COMPETITION
12/22/1995:   1995 HOLIDAY SEASON MESSAGES
12/22/1995:   ACQUISITION DECISION MEMORANDUM FOR TACTICAL UAV
12/20/1995:   MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT SIGNED ON JAST
12/19/1995:   FIRST SATELLITE CROSSLINK MARKS
12/18/1995:   HOLIDAY GREETING E-MAIL ADDRESS TO TROOPS ESTABLISHED
12/18/1995:   JOINT SPACE MANAGEMENT BOARD ESTABLISHED
12/18/1995:   NEWARK AFB PRIVATIZATION CONTRACTS ANNOUNCED
12/14/1995:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
12/14/1995:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ANNOUNCES PROPOSED NEW INITIATIVES TO LIMIT THE ADVERSEIMPACT OF THE "RULE OF TWO" SUSPENSION ON SMALL DISADVANTAGED BUSINESSES
12/14/1995:   INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF THE RED CROSS LEADS U.S. INVESTIGATION INTO IRAQ
12/13/1995:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
12/12/1995:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE STATEMENT ON MURDERS IN FAYETTVILLE
12/12/1995:   Remarks As Prepared for Delivery By William J. Perry
12/11/1995:   ARPA ANNOUNCES MICROWAVE AND ANALOG FRONT END TECHNOLOGY CONTRACTORS
12/11/1995:   SECRETARY PERRY APPROVES NEW BARRACKS CONSTRUCTION STANDARD
12/11/1995:   PRESIDENT SIGNS ORDER AUTHORIZING RESERVE CALL-UP
12/08/1995:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ANNOUNCES POLICY ON SINGLE PROCESS INITIATIVE
12/08/1995:   Active/Reserve Component Information Updated For Possible IFOR Deployment
12/08/1995:   NAVY COMMISSIONS NUCLEAR-POWERED AIRCRAFT CARRIER
12/06/1995:   STATEMENT BY AMBASSADOR MALCOLM TOON AMERICAN CO-CHAIRMAN OF THE U.S. -RUSSIANJOINT COMMISSION ON THE DEATH OF THE RUSSIAN CO-CHAIRMAN
12/05/1995:   BOSNIALINK WORLD WIDE WEB SITE ANNOUNCED
12/05/1995:   MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR SEPTEMBER 30, 1995
12/05/1995:   (Corrected Copy #2 -- Changes and Additions shown in boldface.)
12/04/1995:   U.S.-BASED UNITS IDENTIFIED FOR POTENTIAL BOSNIA DUTY
12/04/1995:   U.S.-BASED UNITS IDENTIFIED FOR POTENTIAL BOSNIA DUTY
12/01/1995:   STATEMENT BY GENERAL JOHN M. SHALIKASHVILI
12/01/1995:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
12/01/1995:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT

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  • President Barack Obama, right, admires a ring U.S. Naval Academy football team members Cody Peterson, left, and Matt Aiken, center, presented to him at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The president presented the Navy midshipmen with the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy, which goes to the academy team with the most victories against its service rivals.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel
  • President Barack Obama holds a ceremony to present midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy's football team with the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The trophy is an honor that goes to the team with the most victories against its service rivals. DOD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Kenneth Johnson read the names of the fallen from Jacksonville on the Veterans Memorial Wall in Jacksonville, Fla., April 17, 2014. Johnson is the city's senior policy advisor on military affairs. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Adam Silver, National Basketball Association commissioner, talk at the NBA board of governors meeting in 
New York, April 17, 2014. During the meeting, Dempsey discussed a new partnership between the NBA and Defense Department to support for a commitment to service. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Spc. Josh Lueken provides security at Observation Post English in Afghanistan's Logar province, April 18, 2014. Lueken is assigned to the 10th Mountain Division's Company B, 2nd Battalion, 87st Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Orin Sanford looks out the side door of a UH-1Y Huey after taking off from the flight deck of the USS Bonhomme Richard, April, 18, 2014, to assist South Korea's efforts surrounding the Sewol, the ferry that sank April 16 off the coast of South Korea. Sanford is a crew chief assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo
  • Runners take off from the starting line at the Boston Marathon "shadow run" on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, April 18, 2014. More than 600 runners participated in the race. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Gary J. Rihn
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