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News Releases

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.

10/30/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/29/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/29/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/29/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/29/2004:   Tricare Benefits Improved Significantly For Reservists
10/29/2004:   U.S. and Sweden to Conduct Anti-Submarine Warfare Training
10/29/2004:   General Officer Announcements
10/29/2004:   General Officer Announcements
10/28/2004:   DoD Announces Recommended Holiday Mail Dates
10/28/2004:   2004 Phoenix Award Winner Announced
10/27/2004:   Anthrax Vaccination Program Paused
10/27/2004:   General Officer Announcements
10/27/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/27/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of October 27, 2004
10/26/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/26/2004:   Top Performances Recognized by DoD Small Business Program
10/26/2004:   General Officer Announcements
10/26/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/25/2004:   DoD Awards Anti-Drug Awareness Efforts
10/25/2004:   General Officer Announcement
10/25/2004:   Flag Officer Assignment
10/23/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/22/2004:   A Statement from The Chairman of The Joint Chiefs of Staff General Richard B. Myers
10/22/2004:   Department of The Navy Announces the Death of Retired Vice Adm. Samuel L. Gravely Jr.
10/22/2004:   DoD Red Ribbon Week Enhancing Anti-Drug Awareness
10/22/2004:   Korea-U.S. Security Meeting Joint Communiqu Announced
10/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
10/21/2004:   DoD Announces on-Line Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot
10/21/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/21/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/21/2004:   Department of Defense Statement Regarding The Levin Minority Report
10/21/2004:   Military Commission Panel Changes Announced
10/21/2004:   Navy to Commission Submarine Virginia
10/21/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/20/2004:   Death of Paul H. Nitze, Former Secretary of the Navy
10/20/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of October 20, 2004
10/20/2004:   Statement by Secretary Rumsfeld on the Death of Paul Nitze
10/18/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/18/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/17/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/17/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/17/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/16/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/16/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/16/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/16/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/16/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/15/2004:   Flag Officer Assignment
10/14/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
10/14/2004:   DoD Publishes Defense Acquisition Guidebook
10/14/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/13/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
10/13/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
10/13/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of October 13, 2004
10/12/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/12/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/12/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/12/2004:   General Officer Announcement
10/11/2004:   Transfer of Detainee Control Completed
10/11/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/11/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/11/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/10/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
10/10/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/10/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/08/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/08/2004:   Aviles Sworn in as 30th Under Secretary of the Navy
10/08/2004:   Remains of American MIA's Found in North Korea
10/07/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/07/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/06/2004:   General Martin Nomination Withdrawn
10/06/2004:   DoD Announces Completion of Tricare West Region
10/06/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of October 6, 2004
10/06/2004:   U.S., Republic of Korea Reach Agreement on Troop Redeployment
10/05/2004:   Statement From Pentagon Spokesman Lawrence Di Rita
10/05/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/05/2004:   DoD Selects Hispanic Serving Institutions for Grants
10/04/2004:   A Statement From Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld
10/04/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/04/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/04/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/04/2004:   General Officer Assignment
10/04/2004:   Flag Officer Assignments
10/03/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/03/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/03/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/01/2004:   DoD Hosts First Proliferation Security Initiative Maritime Interdiction Game
10/01/2004:   DoD, California Perchlorate Sampling Prioritization Protocol Reached
10/01/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/01/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
10/01/2004:   General Officer Announcements

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  • President Barack Obama, right, admires a ring U.S. Naval Academy football team members Cody Peterson, left, and Matt Aiken, center, presented to him at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The president presented the Navy midshipmen with the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy, which goes to the academy team with the most victories against its service rivals.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel
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  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Kenneth Johnson read the names of the fallen from Jacksonville on the Veterans Memorial Wall in Jacksonville, Fla., April 17, 2014. Johnson is the city's senior policy advisor on military affairs. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks at the Five Star Veterans Center in Jacksonville, Fla., April 17, 2014. Battaglia met with state and city officials, business leaders, transitioning homeless veterans and staff members during his visit to the center.   DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
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New York, April 17, 2014. During the meeting, Dempsey discussed a new partnership between the NBA and Defense Department to support for a commitment to service. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Orin Sanford looks out the side door of a UH-1Y Huey after taking off from the flight deck of the USS Bonhomme Richard, April, 18, 2014, to assist South Korea's efforts surrounding the Sewol, the ferry that sank April 16 off the coast of South Korea. Sanford is a crew chief assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo
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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.