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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.

11/30/2010:   Second WMD-CST Team Certified for New York
11/30/2010:   'Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell' Report Released
11/30/2010:   General Officer Announcement
11/29/2010:   General Officer Announcements
11/28/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/26/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/25/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/24/2010:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 23, 2010
11/24/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
11/22/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/22/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/22/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/22/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/22/2010:   DOD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for Fiscal Year-To-Date 2011 Through October
11/19/2010:   DOD Announces Units for Upcoming Afghanistan Rotation
11/19/2010:   2010 Phoenix Award Winner Announced
11/19/2010:   Army Releases October Suicide Data
11/19/2010:   DOD Establishes Wounded Warrior Task Force
11/19/2010:   General Officer Announcements
11/18/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/18/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/18/2010:   Defense Logistics Agency to Provide Holiday Meals for Troops
11/18/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/18/2010:   DOD Appoints New Director of the Defense Center of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury
11/18/2010:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 16, 2010
11/18/2010:   Flag Officer Announcements
11/17/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
11/17/2010:   Air Force Announces Criteria for Basing of MQ-1/9 Ground Control Stations
11/17/2010:   Air Force Announces Criteria for Basing Light Mobility Aircraft
11/17/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/17/2010:   Navy to Commission Guided Missile Destroyer Gravely
11/17/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/17/2010:   General Officer Announcement
11/17/2010:   General Officer Announcements
11/16/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
11/16/2010:   Air Force Selects Preferred Alternative Base for C-17 Aircraft
11/15/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/15/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/15/2010:   Department of Defense Announces Selected Acquisition Reports
11/15/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/13/2010:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
11/13/2010:   DOD Identifies Air Force Casualty
11/12/2010:   Statement by Press Secretary Geoff Morrell on CRWG Report Leaks
11/12/2010:   Missing WWII Airman Identified
11/12/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/11/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/10/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/10/2010:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 09, 2010
11/10/2010:   General Officer Announcements
11/10/2010:   Flag Officer Announcement
11/10/2010:   General Officer Announcements
11/10/2010:   Navy Commissions New Guided Missile Destroyer Jason Dunham
11/10/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/09/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/09/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/09/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/09/2010:   General Officer Announcements
11/09/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
11/08/2010:   Soldier Missing from Korean War Identified
11/08/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/08/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/07/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/06/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualties
11/06/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/06/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/05/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/05/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/03/2010:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
11/03/2010:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 2, 2010
11/03/2010:   Cyber Command Achieves Full Operational Capability
11/03/2010:   Navy to Christen Submarine California
11/02/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
11/02/2010:   Senior Executive Service Announcements
11/01/2010:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
11/01/2010:   General Officer Announcement

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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
  • President Barack Obama holds a ceremony to present midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy's football team with the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The trophy is an honor that goes to the team with the most victories against its service rivals. DOD photo by EJ Hersom
  • 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
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Adam Silver, National Basketball Association commissioner, talk at the NBA board of governors meeting in 
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. Army Spc. Josh Lueken provides security at Observation Post English in Afghanistan's Logar province, April 18, 2014. Lueken is assigned to the 10th Mountain Division's Company B, 2nd Battalion, 87st Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry
  • 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
  • Runners take off from the starting line at the Boston Marathon "shadow run" on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, April 18, 2014. More than 600 runners participated in the race. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Gary J. Rihn
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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.