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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.

12/31/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2002
12/24/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF DEC. 24, 2002
12/23/2002:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENT
12/21/2002:   DOD IDENTIFIES ARMY SOLDIER KILLED IN AFGHANISTAN
12/20/2002:   AIR FORCE, NAVY FORM ALLIANCE TO MEET GRADUATE NEEDS
12/19/2002:   TANKER LEASE PROPOSAL STILL UNDER REVIEW
12/18/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF DECEMBER 18, 2002
12/17/2002:   MISSILE DEFENSE OPERATIONS ANNOUNCEMENT
12/17/2002:   NAVY NAMES DDG 96, BAINBRIDGE, MARKING 100 YEARS OF THE DESTROYER
12/16/2002:   RESERVE SECURITY MOBILIZATION ANNOUNCED
12/16/2002:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT AND ASSIGNMENT
12/13/2002:   NEW HOUSING ALLOWANCE RATES SET
12/13/2002:   DOD DETAILS MILITARY SMALLPOX VACCINATION PROGRAM
12/12/2002:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
12/12/2002:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
12/12/2002:   SUPPORT OUR TROOPS
12/11/2002:   MISSILE DEFENSE TEST CONDUCTED
12/10/2002:   MAJOR PUBLISHERS BEGIN MASSIVE DISTRIBUTION OF FREE BOOKS TO U.S. TROOPS ABROAD
12/10/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF DECEMBER 10, 2002
12/10/2002:   DACOWITS MEMBERS SWORN IN
12/06/2002:   DEFENSE HONORS MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY ACHIEVEMENTS
12/05/2002:   KOREA-U.S. SECURITY CONSULTATIVE MEETING JOINT COMMUNIQU
12/04/2002:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS
12/04/2002:   NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF DEC. 4, 2002
12/03/2002:   DOD BEGINS OFFSET PAYMENTS OF A-12 PROGRAM
12/03/2002:   DOD RECOGNIZES OUTSTANDING EMPLOYEES WITH DISABILITIES
12/03/2002:   DEFENSE ACQUISITION UNIVERSITY, PRESIDENT WIN TOP AWARDS
12/03/2002:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENT
12/02/2002:   DOD SELECTS TRIBAL COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES FOR GRANTS
12/02/2002:   VIETNAM WAR MIA IDENTIFIED

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