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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.

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

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  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel greets Mexican Brig. Gen. Uriel Rios as U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Simeon G. Trombitas, senior defense official in Mexico, looks on upon Hagel's arrival in Mexico City, April 23, 2014. Rios is a liaison officer to the Mexican secretariat of national defense. Hagel will attend a defense ministerial conference with Mexico, Canada and the United States before traveling to Guatemala. Earlier in the day, Hagel toured Fort Bragg, N.C. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • First Lady Michelle Obama greets service members after participating in a "Joining Forces" event on Fort Campbell, Ky., April 23, 2014. During the event, Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, launched the Veterans Service Center, the first online one-stop shopping tool for veterans, transitioning service members and spouses seeking jobs.
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  • President Barack Obama views the scene of the mudslide in Oso, Wash., from Marine One, April 22, 2014. Obama later met privately with families who lost loved ones. White House photo by Pete Souza
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, hosts an honor cordon for French army Gen. Pierre de Villiers, chief of the defense staff, at the Pentagon, April 23, 2014. The two leaders later discussed bilateral defense topics.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class John Delong tracks with another parachutist during free fall training on Naval Station Rota Spain in Rota, Spain, April 14, 2014. Delong is assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 8.  U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Nathaniel Spencer
  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Michael Milano jumps over a wall during a mock helicopter raid as part of weapons and tactics instructor course Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz., April 9, 2014. Milano is an infantryman assigned to the 2nd Marine Division's India Company, 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Christopher A. Mendoza
  • 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
  • U.S. Army Spc. Steven Dixon, left, and U.S. Army Capt. Harjind Sidhu examine a patient's teeth during New Horizons Belize 2014 in Progresso, Belize, April 11, 2014. Dixon is a dental technician and Sidhu is a dentist. The medical training exercise gives U.S. and Canadian military doctors and nurses the opportunity to work with their Belize counterparts to provide free care to Belizeans. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Kali L. Gradishar
  • 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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