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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.

08/29/2001:   SECDEF, CHAIRMAN SAY SPECTRUM ACCESS IS ESSENTIAL
08/29/2001:   CALIFORNIA, ILLINOIS, AND PENNSYLVANIA CIVIL SUPPORT TEAMS CERTIFIED
08/27/2001:   BARATTA ASSUMES DEPUTY EURASIA DUTIES
08/24/2001:   GENERAL MYERS REMARKS UPON NOMINATION AS NEXT CHAIRMAN
08/24/2001:   SECRETARY RUMSFELD ON JOINT CHIEFS NOMINATIONS
08/24/2001:   GENERAL HENRY H. SHELTON ON JOINT CHIEFS NOMINATIONS
08/23/2001:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
08/21/2001:   U. S. FORCES IN ARGENTINA FOR PEACEKEEPING EXERCISE
08/21/2001:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
08/20/2001:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
08/17/2001:   AFRICA CENTER TO CONDUCT SEMINAR IN GHANA
08/17/2001:   REMAINS OF U.S. SERVICEMEN RECOVERED IN NORTH KOREA
08/16/2001:   SECRETARY RUMSFELD STATEMENT ON CONGRESSMAN SPENCE
08/16/2001:   FORMER AIR FORCE ONE RETIRES TO REAGAN LIBRARY
08/15/2001:   THREE MORE CIVIL SUPPORT TEAMS CERTIFIED
08/13/2001:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
08/10/2001:   JOHNSON SWORN IN AS ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY
08/09/2001:   NEW DIRECTOR SELECTED TO HEAD DEFENSE THREAT REDUCTION AGENCY
08/08/2001:   U. S. / RUSSIAN DISCUSSIONS CONCLUDE
08/08/2001:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
08/08/2001:   MAYBERRY NAMED DEPUTY UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE FOR READINESS
08/08/2001:   MECHENBIER APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD
08/08/2001:   JAMES R. CLAPPER NAMED DIRECTOR OF NATIONAL IMAGERY AND MAPPING AGENCY
08/07/2001:   STENBIT SWORN IN AS ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (C3I)
08/07/2001:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
08/06/2001:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
08/06/2001:   TEAM TO RECOVER REMAINS OF WORLD WAR II U.S. AIRMEN IN RUSSIA
08/03/2001:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
08/03/2001:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
08/02/2001:   VIETNAM WAR MIA IDENTIFIED
08/02/2001:   DOD TAPS NAVY EXCHANGE SYSTEM TO PROVIDE PENTAGON FOOD SERVICE
08/02/2001:   DOD PLANS LEGISLATION FOR A NEW BASE CLOSURE PROCESS
08/02/2001:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS

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