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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.

01/31/2001:   WWII, KOREAN WAR REMAINS DISINTERRED IN HAWAII
01/26/2001:   DOD LAUNCHES WEB SITE FOR TRANSITIONING SERVICEMEMBERS
01/26/2001:   NAVY COMPLETES SUCCESSFUL THEATER WIDE MISSILE DEFENSE TEST
01/25/2001:   AFRICA CENTER FOR STRATEGIC STUDIES ANNOUNCES SEMINAR
01/23/2001:   U.N., U.S. TO HOST CLIMATE, OZONE PROTECTION CONFERENCE
01/23/2001:   U.S. ARMY EUROPE FACILITIES RETURNED TO GERMANY
01/22/2001:   FIRST DOD RESERVE FAMILY READINESS AWARDS ANNOUNCED
01/20/2001:   RUMSFELD SWORN IN AS 21st SECRETARY OF DEFENSE
01/19/2001:   NAVY ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF ITS INVESTIGATION ON USS COLE
01/19/2001:   ANTI-PERSONNEL LANDMINE DECISIONS DEFERRED
01/19/2001:   DOD AWARDS $45 MILLION TO UNIVERSITIES FOR RESEARCH EQUIPMENT
01/19/2001:   FLAG ASSIGNMENTS
01/18/2001:   MARINE CORPS TO INVESTIGATE OSPREY SQUADRON
01/17/2001:   U.S., U.K. SIGN JOINT STRIKE FIGHTER AGREEMENT
01/16/2001:   DOD INTERAGENCY PROGRAM OFFICE OPENS
01/12/2001:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
01/12/2001:   DOD RELEASES COMPREHENSIVE REPORT ON PESTICIDE USE DURING GULF WAR
01/11/2001:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE STATEMENT ON NO GUN RI
01/11/2001:   NAVY CHANGES STATUS OF CMDR. MICHAEL SCOTT SPEICHER
01/11/2001:   RESERVE, NATIONAL GUARD FORCES INTEGRATE INTO NUCLEAR MISSIONS
01/10/2001:   DOD ESTABLISHES NEW EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS LIAISON OFFICER PROGRAM POLICY
01/10/2001:   NAVY NAMES DESTROYER TO HONOR PAUL H. NITZE
01/10/2001:   DEPARTMENT RELEASES PROLIFERATION REPORT
01/09/2001:   COHEN ASKS JCS CHAIRMAN TO REVIEW COLE REPORT
01/04/2001:   NEW HARDSHIP DUTY PAY IMPROVES QUALITY OF LIFE
01/04/2001:   IMPROVED HOUSEHOLD GOODS SHIPMENT PROCESS STARTS AT 23 BASES

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