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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.

02/28/2014:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of February 21, 2014
02/28/2014:   General Officer Announcements
02/28/2014:   General Officer Announcements
02/26/2014:   Navy to Commission Amphibious Transport Dock Somerset
02/26/2014:   General Officer Announcements
02/26/2014:   Readout of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Meeting with Denmark's Minister of Defense Nicolai Wammen
02/26/2014:   Readout of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Meeting with Italy's Minister of Defense Roberta Pinotti
02/26/2014:   Readout of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Meeting with Spain's Minister of Defense Dr. Pedro Morenes
02/25/2014:   General Officer Assignments
02/25/2014:   Senior Executive Service Announcements
02/25/2014:   General Officer Announcement
02/25/2014:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of February 21, 2014
02/25/2014:   Statement by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel on Afghanistan
02/21/2014:   Secretary Hagel Announces Decision on Sgt. Rafael Peralta Medal of Honor Case
02/21/2014:   Readout of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Phone Call with Ukrainian Minister of Defense Pavlo Lebedev
02/20/2014:   DoD Releases Electromagnetic Spectrum Strategy
02/19/2014:   General Officer Announcements
02/18/2014:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
02/18/2014:   General Officer Announcement
02/18/2014:   General Officer Announcements
02/14/2014:   General Officer Assignments
02/14/2014:   Flag Officer Announcement
02/14/2014:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
02/13/2014:   Readout of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Meeting With King Abdullah II of Jordan
02/13/2014:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
02/12/2014:   General Officer Announcements
02/12/2014:   Flag Officer Assignments
02/11/2014:   Readout of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Phone Call With Tunisian Minister of Defense Ghazi Jeribi
02/11/2014:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
02/10/2014:   General Officer Announcement
02/07/2014:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Meeting With Japan Foreign Minister Kishida
02/07/2014:   General Officer Announcement
02/07/2014:   2013 Phoenix Award Announced
02/07/2014:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of February 7, 2014
02/06/2014:   General Officer Assignments
02/05/2014:   Readout of Secretary Hagel's Phone Call with Republic of Korea Minister of National Defense Kim
02/05/2014:   DOD Announces Charges Referred Against Detainee Ahmed Mohammed Ahmed Haza Al Darbi
02/03/2014:   General Officer Assignments
02/03/2014:   General Officer Announcements
02/01/2014:   Read-out of Secretary Hagel's meeting with Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon
02/01/2014:   Read-out of Secretary Hagel's meeting with UK Defence Secretary Philip Hammond
02/01/2014:   Read-out of Secretary Hagel's meeting with incoming German Minister of Defense Ursula von der Leyen

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