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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.

06/30/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/30/2005:   DoD Appoints Rice as Fifth President of USU
06/30/2005:   Department of Defense Releases the Strategy for Homeland Defense and Civil Support
06/30/2005:   Flag Officer Announcement
06/30/2005:   Korean War Missing in Action Serviceman Identified
06/29/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/29/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/29/2005:   General/Flag Officer Announcements
06/29/2005:   Air Force Officer MIA from Vietnam War is Identified
06/29/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 29, 2005
06/28/2005:   Flag Officer Announcement
06/27/2005:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
06/27/2005:   Korean War Missing in Action Serviceman Identified
06/27/2005:   DoD Reaffirms Medical Policies for Detainees
06/27/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
06/27/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/27/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/26/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/25/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/24/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/24/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/24/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
06/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/22/2005:   Air Force Officer MIA from Vietnam War Identified
06/22/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 22, 2005
06/21/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/21/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/21/2005:   General Officer Assignment
06/21/2005:   Flag Officer Assignments
06/20/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/20/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/20/2005:   General Officer Assignments
06/18/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
06/17/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/17/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/17/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/17/2005:   WWII Missing in Action Soldiers Identified
06/17/2005:   General Officer Assignments
06/17/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/17/2005:   DoD Holds Conference to Promote Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses
06/16/2005:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
06/16/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/16/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
06/16/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
06/16/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/15/2005:   Department of Defense Value Engineering Achievement Awards
06/15/2005:   General Officer Announcements
06/15/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of Jun 15, 2005
06/14/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/14/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/14/2005:   General Officer Announcement
06/14/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/13/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/13/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
06/13/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/13/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/12/2005:   Guantanamo Provides Valuable Intelligence Information
06/11/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/10/2005:   Vietnam War Missing in Action Serviceman Identified
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Department of the Army Civilian Casualty
06/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/10/2005:   DOD Announces Monthly Recruiting/Retention Numbers
06/09/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/08/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/08/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/08/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/08/2005:   General Officer Announcements
06/08/2005:   General Officer Assignments
06/08/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 8, 2005
06/07/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/07/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/07/2005:   Flag Officer Assignments
06/06/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/06/2005:   Director of Program Analysis And Evaluation Announced
06/06/2005:   New Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Under Secretary Announced
06/06/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/05/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/03/2005:   Statement by Pentagon Spokesman Mr. Lawrence Di Rita on BG Hood Inquiry
06/03/2005:   DoD Awards Grants to Minority Institutions
06/03/2005:   General Officer Assignments
06/03/2005:   Flag Officer Assignments
06/02/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/02/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/02/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/02/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/02/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/01/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 1, 2005
06/01/2005:   Inspector General Accountability Report Completed
06/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualties
06/01/2005:   General Officer Announcements
06/01/2005:   General Officer Assignments

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  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel greets Mexican Brig. Gen. Uriel Rios as U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Simeon G. Trombitas, senior defense official in Mexico, looks on upon Hagel's arrival in Mexico City, April 23, 2014. Rios is a liaison officer to the Mexican secretariat of national defense. Hagel will attend a defense ministerial conference with Mexico, Canada and the United States before traveling to Guatemala. Earlier in the day, Hagel toured Fort Bragg, N.C. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel watches a live-fire demonstration behind a blast screen while touring a special operations command on Fort Bragg, N.C., April 23, 2014. Hagel traveled to Fort Bragg to visit military members, receive briefings, and view unit demonstrations and capabilities. The secretary will continue his three-day trip to Mexico and Guatemala to meet with defense counterparts.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • President Barack Obama views the scene of the mudslide in Oso, Wash., from Marine One, April 22, 2014. Obama later met privately with families who lost loved ones. White House photo by Pete Souza
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, hosts an honor cordon for French army Gen. Pierre de Villiers, chief of the defense staff, at the Pentagon, April 23, 2014. The two leaders later discussed bilateral defense topics.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class John Delong tracks with another parachutist during free fall training on Naval Station Rota Spain in Rota, Spain, April 14, 2014. Delong is assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 8.  U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Nathaniel Spencer
  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Michael Milano jumps over a wall during a mock helicopter raid as part of weapons and tactics instructor course Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz., April 9, 2014. Milano is an infantryman assigned to the 2nd Marine Division's India Company, 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Christopher A. Mendoza
  • U.S. Air Force and Marine engineers insulate the roof at the Edward P. Yorke school during New Horizons 2014 in Belize City, Belize, April 18, 2014. U.S. Southern Command sponsored the exercise, during which civil engineers from the United States and Belize will construct three school additions in Belize City and one in Hattieville.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Kelly Ogden
  • U.S. Army Spc. Steven Dixon, left, and U.S. Army Capt. Harjind Sidhu examine a patient's teeth during New Horizons Belize 2014 in Progresso, Belize, April 11, 2014. Dixon is a dental technician and Sidhu is a dentist. The medical training exercise gives U.S. and Canadian military doctors and nurses the opportunity to work with their Belize counterparts to provide free care to Belizeans. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Kali L. Gradishar
  • Army 2nd Lt. John Bergman low crawls through a water obstacle during the 31st annual Best Ranger Competition at Camp Rogers on Fort Benning, Ga., April 11, 2014. Bergman is assigned to the 25th Infantry Division. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Austin Berner
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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.