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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.

News Releases
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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