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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.

07/31/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/31/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/31/2007:   2007 Maintenance Award Winners Announced
07/31/2007:   DoD Announces Force Adjustments
07/31/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
07/30/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/30/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/30/2007:   New Joint Qualification System Enhances Officer Management
07/30/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/29/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
07/27/2007:   Flag Officer Announcements
07/27/2007:   Flag Officer Assignments
07/26/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/26/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/26/2007:   Flag Officer Assignments
07/26/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/26/2007:   General Officer Announcement
07/25/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
07/25/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
07/25/2007:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
07/25/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of July 25, 2007
07/25/2007:   General Officer Announcements
07/24/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/24/2007:   U.S. Nuclear Weapons Strategy Delivered To Congress
07/24/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/24/2007:   General Officer Announcements
07/24/2007:   Flag Officer Announcements
07/24/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/23/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/23/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/23/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/21/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
07/20/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/20/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/20/2007:   Missing WWII Sailor is Identified
07/20/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/20/2007:   DoD Announces 2007 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award Recipients
07/20/2007:   General Officer Announcement
07/19/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/19/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/19/2007:   DoD and DNI Chief Information Officers Establish Shared Vision for a Joint Services Based Environment to Enable Information Sharing
07/19/2007:   Soldiers Missing in Action from the Korean War are Identified
07/18/2007:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualties
07/18/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/18/2007:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of July 18, 2007
07/18/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/18/2007:   Marine Missing From Vietnam War Is Identified
07/17/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/17/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/17/2007:   DoD Increases R&R Policy
07/16/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/16/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/16/2007:   Search Underway for WWII Japanese MIAs in Alaska
07/16/2007:   General Officer Assignments
07/16/2007:   DoD Moves Forward With Next Steps For Spectrum Relocation
07/16/2007:   General Officer Assignment
07/16/2007:   Detainee Transfer Announced
07/15/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/13/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/13/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/13/2007:   DoD Announces Certification of WMD-CST Team for South Dakota
07/13/2007:   General Officer Announcement
07/12/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/11/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of July 11, 2007
07/11/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/11/2007:   Flag Officer Announcement
07/11/2007:   DoD Announces Installation Realignments in Germany
07/11/2007:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
07/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
07/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
07/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
07/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/10/2007:   Marine Missing In Action From Korean War Is Identified
07/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/10/2007:   DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for June
07/10/2007:   First Africa Command Commander Nominated
07/10/2007:   General Officer Announcement
07/10/2007:   Flag Officer Assignments
07/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/09/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/09/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/09/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/09/2007:   Flag Officer Assignments
07/08/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/08/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
07/08/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/08/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/08/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/08/2007:   Department of Defense Press Statement
07/07/2007:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualties
07/06/2007:   Flag Officer Announcements
07/06/2007:   General Officer Assignments
07/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/05/2007:   DoD Announces "Wearable Power" Prize Competition
07/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
07/05/2007:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of July 5, 2007
07/03/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/03/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/03/2007:   General Officer Assignments
07/03/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
07/02/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/02/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/02/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/01/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
07/01/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty

Featured Photos More »

  • President Barack Obama, right, admires a ring U.S. Naval Academy football team members Cody Peterson, left, and Matt Aiken, center, presented to him at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The president presented the Navy midshipmen with the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy, which goes to the academy team with the most victories against its service rivals.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel
  • President Barack Obama holds a ceremony to present midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy's football team with the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The trophy is an honor that goes to the team with the most victories against its service rivals. DOD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Kenneth Johnson read the names of the fallen from Jacksonville on the Veterans Memorial Wall in Jacksonville, Fla., April 17, 2014. Johnson is the city's senior policy advisor on military affairs. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Adam Silver, National Basketball Association commissioner, talk at the NBA board of governors meeting in 
New York, April 17, 2014. During the meeting, Dempsey discussed a new partnership between the NBA and Defense Department to support for a commitment to service. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Spc. Josh Lueken provides security at Observation Post English in Afghanistan's Logar province, April 18, 2014. Lueken is assigned to the 10th Mountain Division's Company B, 2nd Battalion, 87st Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Orin Sanford looks out the side door of a UH-1Y Huey after taking off from the flight deck of the USS Bonhomme Richard, April, 18, 2014, to assist South Korea's efforts surrounding the Sewol, the ferry that sank April 16 off the coast of South Korea. Sanford is a crew chief assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo
  • Runners take off from the starting line at the Boston Marathon "shadow run" on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, April 18, 2014. More than 600 runners participated in the race. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Gary J. Rihn
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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.