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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.

03/31/2009:   Value Engineering Achievement Award Winners Announced
03/31/2009:   DoD Grants $17.4 Million To Minority Academic Institutions
03/30/2009:   Flag Officer Assignments
03/30/2009:   General Officer Assignments
03/28/2009:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualties
03/27/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/27/2009:   Flag Officer Assignments
03/27/2009:   General Officer Assignments
03/27/2009:   General Officer Announcements
03/25/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/25/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of March 24, 2009
03/24/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
03/23/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/23/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/20/2009:   DoD Announces Recovery Act Construction and Repair Projects
03/19/2009:   General Officer Announcements
03/18/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/18/2009:   End to Stop Loss Announced
03/18/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of March 17, 2009
03/18/2009:   General Officer Assignments
03/17/2009:   Fiscal Year 2008 DoD Sexual Assault Report Released
03/17/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
03/17/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/17/2009:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
03/16/2009:   Soldier Missing From Korean War Is Identified
03/16/2009:   DoD and OPM To Review National Security Personnel System
03/13/2009:   Navy Secretary Departs Office
03/13/2009:   Standardization Program Presents Annual Achievement Awards
03/13/2009:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
03/13/2009:   Flag Officer Assignments
03/12/2009:   Navy Names Littoral Combat Ship USS Coronado
03/11/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/11/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of March 10, 2009
03/11/2009:   Flag Officer Assignments
03/10/2009:   Navy Changes Speicher Status To ‘Missing-In-Action’
03/10/2009:   DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for February 2009
03/09/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/09/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/06/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/06/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/06/2009:   DoD Awards $52.5 Million To Universities For Research Equipment
03/06/2009:   Navy Names Littoral Combat Ship USS Fort Worth
03/06/2009:   General Officer Assignments
03/05/2009:   Navy To Christen USNS Wally Schirra
03/04/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/04/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of March 3, 2009
03/03/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/03/2009:   General Officer Assignments
03/02/2009:   DoD Announces Iraq Unit Rotations
03/02/2009:   DoD Announces Units For Next Afghanistan Rotation

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