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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.

05/31/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/31/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/31/2007:   General and Flag Officer Announcements
05/30/2007:   WMD-CST Teams Certified For Utah And Nevada
05/30/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) And Reserve Mobilized As Of May 30, 2007
05/30/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/30/2007:   Navy Pilot Missing From Vietnam War Is Identified
05/30/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/30/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/30/2007:   Flag Officer Announcements
05/30/2007:   Flag Officer Assignments
05/29/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/29/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
05/29/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/29/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/29/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
05/29/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
05/29/2007:   General Officer Announcement
05/29/2007:   Navy Secretary Names New Combat Logistics Ship
05/29/2007:   Navy to Christen Guided Missile Destroyer Truxtun
05/28/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/28/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/28/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/28/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/28/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/28/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/27/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/26/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/26/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/25/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/25/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/25/2007:   General Officer Announcement
05/25/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/25/2007:   General Officer Assignments
05/25/2007:   General Officer Assignments
05/24/2007:   DoD Announces Change-In-Status of Army Soldier
05/24/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/24/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/24/2007:   Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence to be Dual-Hatted as Director of Defense Intelligence
05/24/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/24/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/23/2007:   DoD Assists in Identification of Missing Vietnam-Era CIA Pilot
05/23/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/23/2007:   DoD Awards Grants to Minority Institutions
05/23/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of May 23, 2007
05/23/2007:   General Officer Assignments
05/23/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
05/22/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/22/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/22/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/21/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/21/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/21/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/21/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/21/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/21/2007:   General Officer Announcement
05/21/2007:   Flag Officer Announcement
05/19/2007:   Detainee Transfer Announced
05/19/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/18/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/18/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/18/2007:   DoD Announces Change-In-Status Of Army Soldier
05/18/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/17/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/17/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/17/2007:   Navy to Christen New Guided Missile Destroyer Sterett
05/17/2007:   General Officer Announcement
05/16/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
05/16/2007:   Department Takes Steps to Ensure DoD Computer Networks Available for Operations
05/16/2007:   Navy Names Two New Guided Missile Destroyers
05/16/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/16/2007:   Flag Officer Assignments
05/16/2007:   DoD Acts on 23 Recommendations Made by Commission on National Guard and Reserve
05/16/2007:   Department Of Defense Value Engineering Achievement Awards
05/16/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) And Reserve Mobilized As Of May 16, 2007
05/15/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/15/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/15/2007:   DoD Announces Army Soldiers as Whereabouts Unknown
05/15/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/15/2007:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
05/15/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/15/2007:   General Officer Announcements
05/14/2007:   DoD Identfies Marine Casualty
05/14/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/14/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/14/2007:   Navy to Christen USNS Richard E. Byrd
05/14/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/14/2007:   General Officer Announcements
05/14/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/11/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/11/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/11/2007:   Airmen MIssing In Action From WWII is Identified
05/11/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/11/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/11/2007:   Chairman Recognizes Military Spouses Strength and Support
05/11/2007:   Flag Officer Assignments
05/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
05/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/10/2007:   Military Commission Charges Referred
05/10/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/10/2007:   DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for April
05/10/2007:   Flag and General Officer Announcements
05/09/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/09/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/09/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/09/2007:   DoD Announces Release of Implementation Plan for Pandemic Influenza
05/09/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of May 9, 2007
05/09/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/09/2007:   DoD Announces Units for Next Afghanistan Rotation
05/08/2007:   DoD Announces Pilot Language Corps
05/08/2007:   Department of Defense Announces the ROTC Language and Culture Project
05/08/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/08/2007:   General Officer Announcements
05/08/2007:   Flag Officer Assignments
05/08/2007:   General Officer Assignments
05/08/2007:   DoD Announces Force Adjustments
05/07/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/07/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/07/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
05/07/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/07/2007:   General Officer Announcement
05/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/05/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/04/2007:   New DoD Strategy Outlined For Information Sharing
05/04/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/04/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/04/2007:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
05/04/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/04/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/04/2007:   DoD Mental Health Advisory Team Survey Results Released
05/04/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/03/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/03/2007:   Department of Defense AHLTA Receives Software Certification
05/03/2007:   Navy Announces Commissioning of Submarine Hawaii
05/02/2007:   Five Missing WWII Airmen are Identified
05/02/2007:   Flag Officer Announcements
05/02/2007:   General Officer Assignment
05/02/2007:   National Guard (In Federal Status) And Reserve Mobilized As Of May 2, 2007
05/01/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/01/2007:   Flag Officer Assignment
05/01/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/01/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties

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  • Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby briefs the press at the Pentagon, April 22, 2014. Kirby answered questions regarding the upcoming joint exercises between the United States and Poland as well as also addressing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's upcoming trip to Mexico and Guatemala. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
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  • U.S. Air Force and Marine engineers insulate the roof at the Edward P. Yorke school during New Horizons 2014 in Belize City, Belize, April 18, 2014. U.S. Southern Command sponsored the exercise, during which civil engineers from the United States and Belize will construct three school additions in Belize City and one in Hattieville.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Kelly Ogden
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  • Army 2nd Lt. John Bergman low crawls through a water obstacle during the 31st annual Best Ranger Competition at Camp Rogers on Fort Benning, Ga., April 11, 2014. Bergman is assigned to the 25th Infantry Division. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Austin Berner
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