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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.

08/31/1998:   U.S.-KUWAITI FORCES TO PARTICIPATE IN EXERCISE INTRINSIC ACTION 98-3
08/28/1998:   NAVY TO COMMISSION AEGIS GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER DECATUR (DDG 73) IN PORTLAND, OREGON
08/28/1998:   1998 ANTITERRORISM RECOGNITION PROGRAM AWARD RECIPIENTS
08/28/1998:   U.S. MILITARY PARTICIPATES IN FARNBOROUGH INTERNATIONAL AIR SHOW
08/28/1998:   RETURN OF APS SITES IN EUROPE
08/28/1998:   POW/MIA DOCUMENT DECLASSIFIED AND RELEASED
08/27/1998:   DARPA AND NAVY TO STUDY FUTURE SUBMARINE PAYLOADS
08/26/1998:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PREPARES FOR HURRICANE BONNIE
08/21/1998:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
08/19/1998:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE SELECTED ACQUISITION REPORTS (SARS)
08/18/1998:   NAVY ISSUES RECORD OF DECISION FOR REUSE OF NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER OAKLAND
08/17/1998:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE SEEKS INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIPS ON LEADING EDGE TECHNOLOGIES
08/14/1998:   REAR ADM. J. TIMOTHY RIKER APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD
08/14/1998:   TOTAL FORCE ANTHRAX VACCINATIONS TO BEGIN
08/14/1998:   NAVY TO COMMISSION AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT SHIP
08/10/1998:   MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR JUNE 30, 1998SUMMARIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
08/08/1998:   DOD UPDATE ON U.S EMBASSY BOMBINGS IN NAIROBI AND DAR ES SALAAM
08/08/1998:   EXERCISE RIM OF THE PACIFIC (RIMPAC) 1998
08/07/1998:   STATEMENT BY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN
08/06/1998:   REAR ADM. JAMES W. EASTWOOD APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD
08/05/1998:   FAST COMBAT SUPPORT SHIP BRIDGE (AOE 10) TO BE COMMISSIONED IN SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
08/04/1998:   NATIONAL GUARD CHIEF APPOINTED
08/04/1998:   NEW MEDICAL FOLLOW-UP PROGRAM FOR GULF WAR VETERANS
08/04/1998:   NEW PROGRAM HELPS VETERANS FIND MEDICAL RECORDS
08/04/1998:   DOD RELEASES DEPLETED URANIUM ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURE REPORT
08/04/1998:   CHEMICALS UNLIKELY DURING US OCCUPATION AT AN NASIRIYAH
08/04/1998:   DOD FINDS TWO CZECH DETECTIONS CREDIBLE; OTHERS INDETERMINATE

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