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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.

03/31/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/31/2006:   General Officer Assignments
03/31/2006:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
03/30/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/30/2006:   General Officer Announcements
03/29/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/29/2006:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of March 29, 2006
03/29/2006:   Defense Secretary Names Representative to the Organization on Security and Cooperation in Europe
03/28/2006:   Statement from Secretary Rumsfeld on the Death of Caspar Weinberger
03/28/2006:   General Officer Assignments
03/28/2006:   DoD to Award $11.5 Million for Science and Engineering Research
03/28/2006:   Red Flag -Alaska Exercise Replaces Cope Thunder
03/27/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/27/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/25/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/24/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/24/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/22/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/22/2006:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized As of March 22, 2006
03/22/2006:   Flag Officer Announcement
03/22/2006:   General Officer Assignments
03/22/2006:   General Officer Announcement
03/21/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
03/21/2006:   General Officer Announcement
03/20/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/20/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
03/20/2006:   General Officer Assignment
03/17/2006:   DoD Announces Four New Dacowits Members
03/17/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/17/2006:   General Officer Assignments
03/17/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
03/17/2006:   DoD Announces Installation Realignment in Luxembourg
03/16/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/16/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
03/16/2006:   DoD Awards $40.4 Million to Universities for Research Equipment
03/16/2006:   Fiscal Year 2006 Advanced Concept Technology Demonstrations and Joint Capability Technology Demonstrations Announced
03/16/2006:   DoD Announces 2006 Nunn-Perry Award Winners
03/16/2006:   DoD Announces 10th Quadrennial Review of Military Compensation
03/16/2006:   DoD Release Sexual Assault Report for 2005
03/15/2006:   Flag Officer Assignment
03/15/2006:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of March 15, 2006
03/14/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/14/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/13/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/10/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/10/2006:   DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for February
03/09/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/09/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
03/09/2006:   Airman Lost In 1942 Crash Is Identified
03/08/2006:   National Guard (IN FEDERAL STATUS) and Reserve Mobilized as of March 8, 2006
03/08/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/07/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/06/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/06/2006:   Flag Officer Assignments
03/04/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/04/2006:   Defense Department Statement on Pakistan Partnership
03/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/03/2006:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
03/02/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/02/2006:   Flag Officer Assignments
03/02/2006:   Defense Departmemt Statement on India Partnership
03/02/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/01/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
03/01/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/01/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/01/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
03/01/2006:   National Guard ( In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of March 1, 2006
03/01/2006:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty

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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.