United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

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.

02/29/2000:   NAVY SECRETARY NAMES DESTROYER TO HONOR WORLD WAR II AFRICAN AMERICAN HERO
02/29/2000:   COMBAT EVALUATION IDENTIFICATION EXERCISE DRAWS 6,000 U.S., BRITISH FORCES TO EAST COAST SITES
02/29/2000:   STATEMENT BY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN
02/25/2000:   KOREAN WAR 50TH ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATION ANNOUNCED
02/25/2000:   DOD PROVIDES HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE SUPPORT TO SOUTH AFRICA AND MOZAMBIQUE
02/25/2000:   AEROSPACE MEDICINE JOURNAL TO PUBLISH ANTHRAX ARTICLE: "PROTECTING THE HEALTH OF US MILITARY FORCES -- A NATIONAL OBLIGATION"
02/24/2000:   GULF WAR FOX TAPES 'DEFINITELY' DO NOT SHOW POSITIVE CHEMICAL WARFARE AGENTS
02/24/2000:   REPORT PROBES RISKS OF CARC PAINT EXPOSURE TO GULF WAR VETERANS
02/24/2000:   INFORMATION PAPER ADDRESSES DOD PLANNING METHODOLOGY FOR GULF WAR AIR CAMPAIGN
02/23/2000:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO FIX HOUSING ALLOWANCE GAP
02/22/2000:   PENTAGON OPENS FIRST TRICARE CLINIC
02/22/2000:   AFRICA CENTER FOR STRATEGIC STUDIES TO HOLD PROGRAM REVIEW CONFERENCE
02/18/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
02/18/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
02/18/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
02/18/2000:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
02/17/2000:   YEAR 2000 DACOWITS CIVILIAN MEMBERS SELECTED
02/16/2000:   NAVY'S LIFELINES DELIVERY SYSTEM INITIATIVE WINS AWARD
02/16/2000:   DEFENSE AWARDS GIVEN FOR COMPETITIVE RESEARCH
02/16/2000:   POSSIBLE FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO THE NETHERLANDS ANNOUNCED
02/16/2000:   POSSIBLE FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO ISRAEL ANNOUNCED
02/16/2000:   POSSIBLE FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO FINLAND ANNOUNCED
02/15/2000:   1999 TOP 100 CONTRACTORS REPORT RELEASED
02/15/2000:   "SUPER HORNET" OPERATIONAL EVALUATION RESULTS ANNOUNCED
02/15/2000:   DOD ANNOUNCES 25TH ROUND OF OVERSEAS BASE CLOSURES
02/14/2000:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
02/11/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
02/10/2000:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE AND MRS. COHEN TO HOST PENTAGON POPS 2000
02/10/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
02/08/2000:   DOD AWARDS $40.2 MILLION TO UNIVERSITIES FOR RESEARCH EQUIPMENT
02/08/2000:   U.S.-U.K. DECLARATION OF PRINCIPLES SIGNED
02/08/2000:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
02/07/2000:   DEFENSE DEPARTMENT REPORTS ON OPERATION ALLIED FORCE
02/07/2000:   FY 2001 MILITARY CONSTRUCTION BUDGET REQUEST
02/07/2000:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE BUDGET FOR FY 2001
02/04/2000:   MURI AWARDS FOR FUTURE DOD TECHNOLOGY PRESENTED
02/04/2000:   UNITED STATES PROPOSES RENEWED REMAINS RECOVERY TALKS WITH NORTH KOREA
02/04/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
02/01/2000:   SECRETARY COHEN APPROVES SERVICES HOMOSEXUAL CONDUCT TRAINING PLANS
02/01/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT

Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow HAGEL RESPONSEHONOR CORDONDEFENSE LEADERSQUESTION SESSIONFIRE SUPPRESSIONMISSILE LAUNCHDUNKER TRAININGSuicide Prevention and AwarenessOPEN ARMSATLANTIC RESOLVE

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: Coast Guard Rescues Fishermen Near Bahamas

    Coast Guard Rescues Fishermen Near Bahamas

    ℠2014 - Two dogs were also transported to safety.

  • Video Thumbnail: Marines Ensure Mail Hits Targets

    Marines Ensure Mail Hits Targets

    ℠2014 - Timely and accurate mail delivery at Marine...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 0900 August 22, 2014

    DoD News Now: 0900 August 22, 2014

    ℠2014 - The Pentagon's top leaders address ISIL's...

  • Video Thumbnail: Hagel, Dempsey Discuss ISIL Threat

    Hagel, Dempsey Discuss ISIL Threat

    ℠2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Chairman of...

Casualty Status (PDF): The Casualty Status report is an official accounting of all fatalities endured by the U.S. Military during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), Operation New Dawn (OND), and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF). It is updated daily at 10 a.m. Eastern Time.

Additional Links

Stay Connected