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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.

09/29/2000:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENT
09/28/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO THE TAIPEI ECONOMIC AND CULTURAL REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE ANNOUNCED
09/28/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO THE TAIPEI ECONOMIC AND CULTURAL REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE ANNOUNCED
09/28/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO THE TAIPEI ECONOMIC AND CULTURAL REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE ANNOUNCED
09/28/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO THE TAIPEI ECONOMIC AND CULTURAL REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE ANNOUNCED
09/28/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
09/28/2000:   FINAL VERSION OF CEMENT FACTORY NARRATIVE RELEASED
09/28/2000:   DOD UPDATES ENVIRONMENTAL REPORT ON GULF WAR OIL WELL FIRES
09/27/2000:   COOPERATIVE ENGAGEMENT DEMONSTRATED AT SEA
09/27/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO ISRAEL ANNOUNCED
09/27/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO ITALY ANNOUNCED
09/27/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO SINGAPORE ANNOUNCED
09/27/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
09/26/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO BAHRAIN ANNOUNCED
09/25/2000:   PENTAGON AWARDS CONTRACT FOR METRO ENTRANCE RENOVATION
09/25/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO ISRAEL ANNOUNCED
09/22/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO ISRAEL ANNOUNCED
09/22/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO ISRAEL ANNOUNCED
09/21/2000:   32nd Republic of Korea - United States Security Consultative Meeting Joint Communiqu September 21, 2000 Seoul, Korea
09/20/2000:   NAVY AWARDS ADVERTISING CONTRACT
09/20/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
09/20/2000:   ARMED FORCES STRENGTH FIGURES FOR JULY 31, 2000
09/20/2000:   DoD, BANKERS ASSOCIATION PLEDGE SUPPORT FOR GUARD, RESERVE
09/19/2000:   NAVY NAMES DESTROYER TO HONOR VICE ADM. MOMSEN
09/19/2000:   FLAG AND GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
09/19/2000:   ARMY, AD COUNCIL ANNOUNCE "OPERATION GRADUATION"
09/18/2000:   SECDEF STATEMENT ON ARMY INVESTIGATION REPORT
09/15/2000:   DOD NAMES NEW DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION ACTIVITY
09/15/2000:   NAVY NAMES NEW ROLL-ON/ROLL-OFF SHIP FOR U.S. ARMY HERO
09/15/2000:   SERVICEMEMBERS MISSING IN ACTION RETURNED
09/15/2000:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
09/14/2000:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ANNOUNCES MILITARY OLYMPIANS
09/14/2000:   REMAINS OF U.S. SERVICEMEN RECOVERED IN NORTH KOREA
09/14/2000:   MEDICAL EXERCISE IN MAURITANIA
09/13/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
09/13/2000:   EUCOM BEGINS CRISIS RESPONSE TRAINING IN SENEGAL
09/12/2000:   COHEN MOURNS DEATH OF BATEMAN
09/12/2000:   U.S. FORCES TRAVEL TO CROATIA FOR AMPHIBIOUS EXERCISE
09/11/2000:   COHEN SALUTES NOBEL PEACE PRIZE NOMINEES NUNN AND LUGAR
09/08/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO EGYPT ANNOUNCED
09/08/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO SINGAPORE ANNOUNCED
09/08/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO SAUDI ARABIA ANNOUNCED
09/08/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO SAUDI ARABIA ANNOUNCED
09/08/2000:   PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO SAUDI ARABIA ANNOUNCED
09/08/2000:   U.S. SERVICEMEMBERS SET TO DEPLOY FOR EXERCISE CENTRASBAT 2000
09/07/2000:   NAVY REPORTS INCREASED RETENTION
09/07/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD
09/07/2000:   U.S. NAVAL RESERVE GETS FIRST LOOK AT NEWEST CLASS OF AIRCRAFT
09/07/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
09/06/2000:   EIGHT STATE CHAIRPERSONS APPOINTED FOR EMPLOYER SUPPORT OF THE NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE
09/06/2000:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
09/05/2000:   U.S. MILITARY SUPPORTS AFRICA TRADE SHOW
09/01/2000:   FLAG AND GENERAL OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
09/01/2000:   STATEMENT OF SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN
09/01/2000:   RESULTS OF RESERVE EMPLOYER STUDY COMPILED

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  • President Barack Obama, right, admires a ring U.S. Naval Academy football team members Cody Peterson, left, and Matt Aiken, center, presented to him at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The president presented the Navy midshipmen with the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy, which goes to the academy team with the most victories against its service rivals.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Kenneth Johnson read the names of the fallen from Jacksonville on the Veterans Memorial Wall in Jacksonville, Fla., April 17, 2014. Johnson is the city's senior policy advisor on military affairs. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks at the Five Star Veterans Center in Jacksonville, Fla., April 17, 2014. Battaglia met with state and city officials, business leaders, transitioning homeless veterans and staff members during his visit to the center.   DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
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New York, April 17, 2014. During the meeting, Dempsey discussed a new partnership between the NBA and Defense Department to support for a commitment to service. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Orin Sanford looks out the side door of a UH-1Y Huey after taking off from the flight deck of the USS Bonhomme Richard, April, 18, 2014, to assist South Korea's efforts surrounding the Sewol, the ferry that sank April 16 off the coast of South Korea. Sanford is a crew chief assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo
  • Runners take off from the starting line at the Boston Marathon "shadow run" on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, April 18, 2014. More than 600 runners participated in the race. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Gary J. Rihn
  • President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki, cheer on participants in the seventh annual Wounded Warrior Project’s Soldier Ride, on the South Lawn of the White House, Washington, D.C., April 17, 2014.  White House photo by Chuck Kennedy
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