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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.


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    DoD News Now: 0900 July 30, 2014

    ℠2014 - DoD assesses insurgent violence in Iraq,...

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    Russia Moves Toops To Ukraine's Border

    ℠2014 - RADM John Kirby, Pentagon Press Secretary,...

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    McDonald Confirmed as VA Secretary

    ℠2014 - The U.S. Senate unanimously confirms Robert...

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    PACOM Commander Sees More Cooperation

    ℠2014 - Admiral Sam Locklear, Commander U.S. Pacific...

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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