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  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1500 August 20, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1500 August 20, 2014

    ℠2014 - The Deputy Defense Secretary arrives in the...

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    Soldiers Train for Underwater Survival

    ℠2014 - Soldiers in the Republic of Korea experience...

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    Kirby: ISIL's Morale, Capacity Damaged

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

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    Navy Unveils New Navigation Plan

    ℠2014 - Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Jonathan...

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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