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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.

07/31/2013:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/31/2013:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of July 30, 2013
07/30/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel’s Meeting with Greece’s Minister of Defense Dimitris Avramopoulos
07/30/2013:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/30/2013:   Army Releases June 2013 Suicide Information
07/30/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Meeting with the President of Yemen Abdo Rabbo Mansour Hadi
07/30/2013:   DOD Releases Report on Progress in Afghanistan
07/30/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Call with Egyptian Defense Minister Al-Sisi
07/29/2013:   Readout of Deputy Secretary Carter's Meeting with Japanese Parliamentary Senior Vice Minister Eto
07/29/2013:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
07/27/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Call with Egyptian Defense Minister al-Sisi
07/26/2013:   General Officer Announcement
07/26/2013:   General Officer Announcement
07/26/2013:   Flag Officer Announcement
07/26/2013:   Secretary Hagel Statement on 60th Anniversary of Armistice Friday, July 26, 2013
07/25/2013:   General Officer Assignments
07/25/2013:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
07/25/2013:   Readout of Deputy Secretary Carter's Visit to Ethiopia
07/24/2013:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of July 23, 2013
07/23/2013:   Readout of Deputy Secretary Carter's Meetings with Senior Ugandan Security Officials
07/23/2013:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/22/2013:   Readout of Deputy Secretary Carter's Meetings with Senior Israeli Security Officials
07/18/2013:   General Officer Assignments
07/18/2013:   Flag Officer Assignments
07/18/2013:   Sailor Missing from Vietnam War Identified
07/18/2013:   Soldier Missing from Korean War Identified
07/18/2013:   Army Releases May 2013 Suicide Information
07/18/2013:   General Officer Announcement
07/17/2013:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/17/2013:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of July 16, 2013
07/16/2013:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/15/2013:   General Officer Assignments
07/12/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel’s Meeting with Chinese State Councilor Yang
07/12/2013:   Flag Officer Assignments
07/11/2013:   Secretary Chuck Hagel to Travel to U.S. Military Bases
07/11/2013:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of July 9, 2013
07/11/2013:   DOD Identifies Units for Upcoming Afghanistan Rotation
07/11/2013:   General Officer Assignments
07/11/2013:   General Officer Announcements
07/11/2013:   Flag Officer Announcement
07/10/2013:   Senior Executive Service Announcements
07/09/2013:   Secretary of Defense Announces Educational Partnership Grants to Public Schools
07/08/2013:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Meeting with Kazakhstan's Minister of Foreign Affairs Erlan Idrissov
07/05/2013:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/05/2013:   Missile Defense Test Conducted
07/04/2013:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/03/2013:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/03/2013:   Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Independence Day Message
07/03/2013:   National Guard (in Federal Service) and Reserve Activated as of July, 2 2013
07/03/2013:   DOD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for Fiscal 2013 Through May 2013
07/02/2013:   General Officer Announcements
07/01/2013:   General Officer Announcement
07/01/2013:   Statement by Secretary Hagel on the 40th Anniversary of the All-Volunteer Force

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