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News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense. Older news releases are available using the news release archive tool. News releases are also available by e-mail subscription. Go to DOD News for more information and for links to other news items.

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    The Wall

    Memorial Day weekend feature centric to the Vietnam Memorial. Package about...

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    Honor Flight

    Memorial Day weekend feature centric to the Vietnam Memorial. Package about...

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    Rolling Thunder

    Memorial Day weekend feature centric to the Vietnam Memorial. Package about...

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    Commander U.S. AFRICOM Speaks On Biggest Learning Curve

    ℠2015 – General David Rodriguez says it’s important for the U.S. to engage...

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.

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