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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.

05/30/1995:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
05/24/1995:   DOD TO TRANSPORT HUMANITARIAN AID TO LATVIA
05/24/1995:   "TOLL-FREE" GULF WAR INCIDENT-REPORTING TELEPHONE LINE OPENED
05/24/1995:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE STATEMENT UPON RECEIPT OF "ROLES AND MISSION REPORT"
05/23/1995:   ARPA SELECTS TIER II PLUS PHASE TWO CONTRACTOR
05/23/1995:   STATEMENT FROM CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF
05/23/1995:   CALL FOR NEW PERSIAN GULF VETERANS' RESEARCH ANNOUNCED
05/22/1995:   STATEMENT FROM DEFENSE SECRETARY WILLIAM J. PERRY
05/22/1995:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE OPENS SIXTH MEETING OF DEFENSE ENVIRONMENTAL RESTORATIONTASK FORCE
05/19/1995:   1994 Military Photographers of the Year
05/19/1995:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE SELECTS TWELVE ADVANCED CONCEPT TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATIONSFOR FISCAL YEAR 1996
05/18/1995:   NAVY TO COMMISSION DESTROYER RUSSELL (DDG 59)
05/18/1995:   1995 ARMED FORCES DAY MESSAGES
05/17/1995:   ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY RELEASES VERSION 1.5 OFTIPSTER SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE DESIGN DOCUMENT
05/17/1995:   DOD ISSUES MIDDLE EAST STRATEGY REPORT
05/17/1995:   REVISED
05/17/1995:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
05/17/1995:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
05/12/1995:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
05/11/1995:   DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO MEDICAL EMERGENCY IN ZAIRE
05/11/1995:   DEPUTY SECRETARY DEUTCH DIRECTS IMPLEMENTATION OF RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THEREPORT OF THE ADVISORY BOARD ON THE INVESTIGATIVE CAPABILITY OF THE DEPARTMENTOF DEFENSE
05/08/1995:   DOD PROPOSES PRIVATE CAPITAL TO IMPROVE MILITARY HOUSING
05/05/1995:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
05/04/1995:   ARPA SELECTS COMPANIES FOR MARITECH PROGRAM
05/03/1995:   REMAINS OF DEFENSE INVESTIGATIVE SERVICE PERSONNEL RECOVERED IN OKLAHOMA CITY
05/03/1995:   DOD ANNOUNCES CONCLUSIONS OF HEAVY BOMBER FORCE STUDY
05/02/1995:   DOD ANNOUNCES REGULATORY RELIEF FOR NON-DEVELOPMENTAL AIRLIFT AIRCRAFT PILOTPROGRAM
05/02/1995:   MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR MARCH 31, 1995 SUMMARIZEDBY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
05/02/1995:   DEFENSE AND JUSTICE DEPARTMENTS ANNOUNCE "TROOPS TO COPS" CONVERSION PROGRAM

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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.