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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.

04/29/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of April 28, 2009
04/29/2009:   General Officer Assignments
04/28/2009:   DoD Announces Additional $835 Million in Recovery Act Projects
04/28/2009:   Flag Officer Assignments
04/27/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/25/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/24/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/24/2009:   General Officer Assignments
04/23/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
04/23/2009:   DoD Announces Winners of the Commander In Chief''s Annual Award for Installation Excellence
04/23/2009:   Flag Officer Announcements
04/23/2009:   DoD Begins QDR, NPR Processes
04/22/2009:   Navy To Commission Guided-Missile Destroyer Truxtun
04/22/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of April 21, 2009
04/22/2009:   General Officer Announcements
04/21/2009:   General Officer Announcements
04/21/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
04/20/2009:   General Officer Announcements
04/19/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/17/2009:   General Officer Announcements
04/17/2009:   General Officer Assignments
04/17/2009:   DoD Announces Winners Of The Secretary Of Defense Environmental Awards
04/17/2009:   DoD Announces Partial Installation Realignment In Germany
04/16/2009:   Navy Commissions New Guided Missile Destroyer Stockdale
04/16/2009:   General Officer Announcements
04/16/2009:   Flag Officer Announcement
04/16/2009:   Soldier Missing In Action From Korean War Is Identified
04/16/2009:   General Officer Assignments
04/15/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/15/2009:   Flag Officer Announcements
04/15/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of April 14, 2009
04/15/2009:   DoD Announces Installation Realignments in the United Kingdom
04/14/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/13/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/13/2009:   General Officer Assignments
04/12/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
04/11/2009:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
04/10/2009:   Flag Officer Assignments
04/10/2009:   Quadrennial Defense Review To Determine Aircraft Carrier Homeporting In Mayport
04/10/2009:   DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for March 2009
04/09/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
04/08/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
04/08/2009:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of April 7, 2009
04/07/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/07/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/07/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/06/2009:   General Officer Assignments
04/05/2009:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
04/03/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
04/03/2009:   DoD Releases Updated E-Learning Standard
04/03/2009:   Soldiers Missing In Action From The Korean War Are Identified
04/03/2009:   DoD Launches New Sexual Assault Awareness Campaign
04/03/2009:   DoD Announces Afghanistan Force Deployment
04/02/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
04/02/2009:   Flag Officer Announcements
04/02/2009:   Airman Missing In Action From The Vietnam War Is Identified
04/01/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of March 31, 2009
04/01/2009:   Senior Executive Service Appointments

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