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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.

02/28/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/28/2005:   Universities Selected for Research Funding
02/27/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
02/25/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/25/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/25/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/25/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/25/2005:   General Officer Announcements
02/25/2005:   General Officer Announcements
02/25/2005:   Missing Korean War Serviceman Identified
02/24/2005:   U.S. Seeks Continued Chinese Cooperation on POW/MIA Issue
02/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
02/23/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/23/2005:   Flag and General Officer Announcements
02/22/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as February 23, 2005
02/22/2005:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
02/22/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/22/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/21/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/20/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/20/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/20/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/19/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
02/18/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/18/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/18/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/18/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/18/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/18/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/18/2005:   DoD Awards $43.9 Million to Universities for Research Equipment
02/17/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/17/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/17/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/17/2005:   DoD Information Technology Leadership Recognized
02/16/2005:   General Officer Announcements
02/16/2005:   Flag Officer Announcements
02/16/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of February 16, 2005
02/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
02/15/2005:   Navy to Commission Attack Submarine Jimmy Carter
02/15/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/14/2005:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
02/14/2005:   Pentagon Police Officer Dies from Injuries
02/14/2005:   Department of Defense Announces Contract Reviews
02/13/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/13/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/13/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/11/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/11/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/11/2005:   Reserve Family Readiness Award Unit Winners Announced
02/11/2005:   Department of Defense Announces OIF Rotational Units
02/10/2005:   DoD Submits Proposed NSPS Regulations to Federal Register
02/09/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/09/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/09/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/09/2005:   Flag Officer Assignments
02/09/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of 9 Feb 2005
02/09/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
02/08/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
02/08/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/08/2005:   DoD Appoints New Director of Defense Threat Reduction Agency
02/08/2005:   DoD Selects Foreign Defense Equipment for Testing
02/08/2005:   General Officer Assignments
02/07/2005:   Chief of Naval Operations Environmental Award Winners Named
02/07/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/07/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/07/2005:   Flag Officer Announcements
02/07/2005:   Fiscal 2006 Department of Defense Budget is Released
02/04/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/04/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/04/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/04/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/04/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/02/2005:   DoD Identifies Department of the Army Civilian Casualty
02/02/2005:   Navy to Christen the Littoral Surface Craft – Experimental (X-Craft) Sea Fighter
02/02/2005:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of February 2, 2005
02/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
02/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
02/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
02/01/2005:   General Officer Announcements
02/01/2005:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty

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