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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.

05/29/2009:   Army Investigates Misconduct Allegations
05/29/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/28/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/28/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/27/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of May 26, 2009
05/27/2009:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
05/27/2009:   Flag Officer Announcement
05/27/2009:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualties
05/24/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/24/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/24/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/22/2009:   General Officer Assignments
05/22/2009:   General Officer Assignments
05/21/2009:   DoD Launches Program to Fight Stigma of Seeking Psychological Health Care
05/21/2009:   Flag Officer Assignment
05/21/2009:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
05/20/2009:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of May 19, 2009
05/19/2009:   Mabus Sworn in as New Navy Secretary
05/19/2009:   Flag Officer Announcement
05/19/2009:   Flag Officer Assignments
05/18/2009:   Army Air Defense Unit to Activate at Fort Sill
05/18/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/18/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/18/2009:   General Officer Announcements
05/15/2009:   Defense Department Announces Proposed Rule Changes to Military Commissions
05/15/2009:   General Officer Announcements
05/15/2009:   DoD, OPM Announce Defense Business Board NSPS Review
05/14/2009:   22nd Security Policy Initiative Held
05/14/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/14/2009:   DoD Announces $555 Million Expansion To Homeowners Assistance Program
05/14/2009:   General Officer Assignments
05/14/2009:   General Officer Announcements
05/14/2009:   Navy Christens Newest Arleigh Burke Class Ship Gravely
05/13/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/13/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of May 12, 2009
05/13/2009:   Flag Officer Assignments
05/13/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/12/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/12/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/12/2009:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
05/12/2009:   General Officer Assignments
05/12/2009:   General and Flag Officer Announcements
05/12/2009:   General Officer Announcement
05/12/2009:   Flag Officer Announcement
05/11/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/11/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/11/2009:   Flag and General Officer Announcements
05/11/2009:   DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for April 2009
05/08/2009:   DoD Awards $260 Million in University Research Funding
05/08/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/08/2009:   General Officer Assignments
05/07/2009:   General Officer Announcement
05/07/2009:   DoD Releases Fiscal 2010 Budget Proposal
05/07/2009:   General Officer Assignments
05/06/2009:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of May 5, 2009
05/06/2009:   Senior Executive Service Appointments/Assignments
05/05/2009:   DoD Announces Change in Status of Soldier
05/05/2009:   General Officer Announcement
05/04/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/04/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
05/04/2009:   General Officer Assignments
05/02/2009:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
05/01/2009:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
05/01/2009:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
05/01/2009:   General Officer Announcements
05/01/2009:   General Officer Assignments

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