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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.

12/28/2000:   U.S., Korea Complete Negotiations on Status of Forces
12/27/2000:   HIGH ENERGY LASER RESEARCH AWARDS ANNOUNCED
12/22/2000:   NATIONAL MISSILE DEFENSE CONTRACT AWARDED
12/22/2000:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
12/21/2000:   DEFENSE ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON WOMEN IN THE SERVICE WELCOMES EIGHT NEW MEMBERS
12/21/2000:   SERVICEMEMBERS TO RECEIVE ONE OF THE LARGEST INCREASES IN HOUSING ALLOWANCE RATES EVER
12/21/2000:   FOURTH MEMBER ADDED TO V-22 REVIEW PANEL
12/19/2000:   NATIONAL CREDIT UNION ASSOCIATION SIGNS STATEMENT OF SUPPORT FOR GUARD, RESERVE
12/19/2000:   SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING AUGMENTATION AWARDS ANNOUNCED
12/19/2000:   RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD GENERAL/FLAG OFFICERS APPOINTED
12/19/2000:   GULF WAR DEPLETED URANIUM ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURE REPORT UPDATED
12/19/2000:   VACCINE USE IN THE GULF WAR: SHORTFALLS IDENTIFIED, IMPROVEMENTS NEEDED
12/18/2000:   U.S., NORTH KOREA REACH AGREEMENT ON MIA REMAINS RECOVERY
12/15/2000:   ROK OUTSIDE EXPERT VISIT TO WASHNGTON PROVES TIMELY
12/15/2000:   SECRETARY COHEN ANNOUNCES V-22 REVIEW PANEL
12/15/2000:   NAVY DEMONSTRATES COOPERATIVE ENGAGEMENT AT SEA
12/14/2000:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
12/14/2000:   COHEN TO LEAD HOLIDAY VISIT TO U.S. FORCES OVERSEAS
12/13/2000:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
12/13/2000:   U.S., FOUR EUROPEAN NATIONS AGREE TO PRODUCE INFORMATION TERMINALS
12/12/2000:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
12/11/2000:   NAVY NAMES FOURTH SAN ANTONIO CLASS AMPHIBIOUS SHIP
12/11/2000:   NAVY NAMES FOURTH VIRGINIA CLASS SUBMARINE
12/11/2000:   DOD RELEASES SELECTED ACQUISITION REPORTS
12/08/2000:   TRICARE SENIOR PHARMACY BENEFIT DETAILS ANNOUNCED
12/07/2000:   NAVY AND MARINE CORPS RECEIVE MORE THAN 250 e-BUSINESS PROPOSALS
12/07/2000:   BLUE ANGELS, THUNDERBIRDS SET 2001 AIR SHOW SCHEDULES
12/06/2000:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ANNOUNCES CONTRACT FOR IRIDIUM COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES
12/06/2000:   JOINT RESERVE VIRTUAL INFORMATION ORGANIZATIONS APPROVED FOR ESTABLISHMENT
12/06/2000:   BLUE ANGELS, THUNDERBIRDS SET 2001 AIR SHOW SCHEDULES
12/05/2000:   2001 CHAIR AND EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF DACOWITS NAMED
12/05/2000:   U.S. AND UKRAINIAN DEFENSE MINISTRIES SIGN ANNUAL PLAN OF COOPERATION
12/05/2000:   DOD REISSUES REPORT ON KHAMISIYAH DEMOLITIONS
12/05/2000:   DOD ANNOUNCES RAND STUDY OF CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL AGENTS
12/01/2000:   DOD RELEASES STRATEGY REPORT FOR EUROPE AND NATO

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