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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.

06/30/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/30/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/30/2003:   DoD Announces Change in Army Casualty Status
06/27/2003:   DoD Identifies Soldiers Missing in Iraq
06/27/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/27/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/27/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/27/2003:   U.S. and Republic of Korea Hold Defense Ministerial
06/27/2003:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
06/27/2003:   Revised: Secretary Rumsfeld Delegates Appointing Authority
06/27/2003:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/26/2003:   Military Study Shows Safety of Smallpox Vaccination Program
06/26/2003:   Anita M. Carpenter Tapped for Air Force Academy Review Panel
06/26/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/26/2003:   Navy Christens New Guided-Missile Destroyer
06/25/2003:   General Officer Announcement
06/25/2003:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 25, 2003
06/24/2003:   DoD Launches Advertising Campaign to Reconnect Americans to the Military
06/24/2003:   DoD Announces 2003 National Health Care Fraud Conference
06/23/2003:   Enemy Combatant Taken Into Custody
06/23/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/23/2003:   Flag Officer Assignments
06/20/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/20/2003:   DoD Selects Minority Institutions for Grants
06/20/2003:   General and Flag Officer Announcements
06/19/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/19/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/19/2003:   United Kingdom Joins Arctic Environmental Cooperation
06/18/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/18/2003:   SecDef Announces New Chairman of Defense Policy Board Advisory Committee
06/18/2003:   NASCAR Sponsors Support ESGR Anniversary
06/18/2003:   Secretary of Defense Presents Medal to Jay Garner
06/18/2003:   Value Engineering Achievement Awards Presented
06/18/2003:   General and Flag Officer Announcements
06/18/2003:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 18, 2003
06/17/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/16/2003:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/16/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/16/2003:   General Officer Announcement
06/16/2003:   Pentagon Spokeswoman Steps Down
06/13/2003:   Military Health System Tech Programs Win 2003 E-Gov Awards
06/13/2003:   Top U.S. POW/MIA Official Visits Vietnam
06/13/2003:   Flag Officer Announcements
06/13/2003:   Two DoD Contracting Officers Receive Top Acquisition Awards
06/13/2003:   Next-Generation Internet Protocol to Enable Net-Centric Operations
06/12/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks As Delivered at the Marshall Center's 10th Anniversary
06/12/2003:   General Officer Announcement
06/11/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/11/2003:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 11, 2003
06/10/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/10/2003:   New Member Joins the Technology and Privacy Advisory Committee
06/10/2003:   General Officer Announcement
06/09/2003:   Flag Officer Assignment
06/09/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/06/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/06/2003:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
06/05/2003:   2003 Packard Awards Presented
06/04/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/04/2003:   General Officer Announcement
06/04/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/04/2003:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 4, 2003
06/03/2003:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/03/2003:   Flag and General Officer Announcements
06/02/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/02/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/02/2003:   DOD Starts Secure Internet Registration And Voting Demonstration For 2004 Election

Featured Photos More »

  • 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.