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News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense. 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 Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1100 January 30, 2015

    DoD News Now: 1100 January 30, 2015

    ℠2015 – A retirement ceremony for the Sergeant Major of the Army, battling...

  • Video Thumbnail: U.S., China Plan to Meet at Pentagon

    U.S., China Plan to Meet at Pentagon

    ℠2015 - U.S. and Chinese defense officials plan to meet at the Pentagon and...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 0900 January 30, 2015

    DoD News Now: 0900 January 30, 2015

    ℠2015 – Planting a symbol of strength at Fort Hood, a life-changing experience...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1500 January 29, 2015

    DoD News Now: 1500 January 29, 2015

    ℠2015 - DoD workers raise more than $18 million for CFC, NASA measures the...

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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