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    Hagel Encouraged by Progress Against ISIL

    ℠2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says Iraqi and...

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    DoD News Now: 1100 October 31, 2014

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    DoD News Now: 0900 October 31, 2014

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    National Guard Responds to Lava Flow

    ℠2014 - More than 80 Hawaii National Guardsmen are...

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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