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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.

08/31/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/31/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/31/2005:   General Officer Announcements
08/31/2005:   DoD Establishes Health Transformation Office
08/31/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Approves Changes to Improve Military Commission Procedures
08/31/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of August 31, 2005
08/30/2005:   DoD Announces SGLI Coverage Takes Effect Sept. 1
08/30/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/30/2005:   General Officer Announcements
08/30/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/29/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/27/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/26/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/26/2005:   General Officer Assignments
08/26/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/25/2005:   First Senior Enlisted Advisor to Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Selected
08/25/2005:   DoD Releases Task Force Report
08/24/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/24/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/24/2005:   Statement by Michael Wynne on Brac Commission Votes
08/24/2005:   Two Infantry Battalions to Deploy to Iraq for Election Period
08/24/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of August 24, 2005
08/24/2005:   General Officer Assignments
08/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/23/2005:   General Officer Announcement
08/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/22/2005:   Detainee Transfer Announced
08/22/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/19/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/19/2005:   Air Force Officer MIA From Vietnam War is Identified
08/19/2005:   DoD Announces One-Year Open Enrollment for SBP
08/19/2005:   General Officer Announcement
08/19/2005:   General Officer Assignments
08/18/2005:   DoD Sponsors Civil-Military Medicine Symposium
08/17/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/17/2005:   Flag Officer Assignment
08/17/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of August 17, 2005
08/16/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/16/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/16/2005:   U.S. Department of Defense - Israeli Ministry of Defense Joint Press Statement
08/16/2005:   General Officer Assignments
08/16/2005:   Contracts
08/15/2005:   Statement on Freedom Walk
08/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/15/2005:   DoD Releases Selected Acquisition Reports
08/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/12/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/12/2005:   Admiral Giambastiani Sworn in as Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
08/12/2005:   Air Force Chief of Staff to Retire
08/12/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/12/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/12/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/12/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/11/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/11/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/11/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/10/2005:   Flag Officer Assignments
08/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/10/2005:   Twelve MIAS from Vietnam War are Identified
08/10/2005:   DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for July
08/10/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/10/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of August 10, 2005
08/09/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/09/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/09/2005:   DoD Announces Edelman as the New Undersecretary of Defense for Policy
08/09/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/09/2005:   DoD Selects Tribal Colleges and Universities for Grants
08/09/2005:   Rumsfeld Announces America Supports You Freedom Walk
08/08/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/08/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/08/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/07/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/07/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/06/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/06/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/05/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/05/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/05/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/05/2005:   2005 Maintenance Depot-Level Award Winner Announced
08/05/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/05/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/04/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
08/04/2005:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
08/04/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
08/03/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/03/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
08/03/2005:   Flag Officer Assignments
08/03/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of August 3, 2005
08/02/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
08/02/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
08/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
08/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty

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  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Chilean Defense MInister Jorge Burgos, foreground, at the Pentagon, April 16, 2014. The two leaders discussed issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • Chilean Defense MInister Jorge Burgos talks with U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, foreground, during a meeting at the Pentagon, April 16, 2014. The two leaders discussed issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with U.S. military assigned to duty in Canada during his three-day visit to Ottawa, Ontario, April 15, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
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  • The USNS Cesar Chavez conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Australian frigate HMAS Toowomba in the Indian Ocean, April 12, 2014. The Ceasar Chavez is supporting the international effort to locate Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
 U.S. Navy photo by Capt. Rollin J. Bellfi
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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.