United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

News Releases

News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense. 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.

General & Flag Officer Announcements
There are no General & Flag Officer Announcements available
Casualty Release
There are no Casualty Release available

Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow MVP TROPHYBALL DOWNOBAMA VISITSEA RESCUEANDREWS DEPARTUREVERTICAL LIFT Pearl Harbor AnniversaryNEVER QUITHOLIDAY RECEPTIONGOLD MEDAL DINNERSLINGLOAD OPERATIONSSIMULATED VICTIMSTRATEGIC COMMENTSATLANTIC RESOLVECOUNTER PIRACY EXERCISEUNITED ASSISTANCETROOP TALKMUD PITSuicide Prevention and AwarenessTRANSPORTATION TRAININGOperation Inherent ResolveBILATERAL RELATIONSSAILOR GREETINGS

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 0900 December 24, 2014

    DoD News Now: 0900 December 24, 2014

    ℠2014 - Security forces personnel at Ramstein Air Base...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1500 December 24, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1500 December 24, 2014

    ℠2014 - Damage Controlmen aboard the USS Bonhomme...

  • Video Thumbnail: Sailor Helps Man in Need

    Sailor Helps Man in Need

    ℠2014 – A sailor deployed to Bahrain helps a local...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 December 24, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 December 24, 2014

    ℠2014- NORAD started tracking Santa Claus by accident...

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