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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.

06/30/2004:   Anthrax, Smallpox Protection Policies Updated
06/30/2004:   General Officer Assignments
06/30/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 30, 2004
06/29/2004:   National Language Conference Results Announced
06/29/2004:   Military Commission Charges Referred
06/29/2004:   General Officer Assignment
06/28/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/28/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/28/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/28/2004:   Defense Department Updates Vietnam War MIA Families
06/28/2004:   Flag Officer Assignments
06/26/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
06/26/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/25/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/25/2004:   Remains of American MIA Found in North Korea
06/24/2004:   Support by Cambodia and LAOS Helps U.S. POW/MIA Search
06/24/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/24/2004:   Flag Officer Assignment
06/24/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/23/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 23, 2004
06/23/2004:   Navy Secretary to Oversee Enemy Combatant Admin Review
06/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
06/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/22/2004:   General Officer Announcement
06/22/2004:   DoD Provides Details on Interrogation Process
06/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/21/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/21/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/21/2004:   2004 Training Transformation Implementation Plan Approved
06/21/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
06/18/2004:   Breakthrough Announced in POW/MIA Accounting
06/18/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/18/2004:   General Officer Assignment
06/18/2004:   The National Language Conference Announced
06/17/2004:   General Officer Announcements
06/17/2004:   General Officer Assignment
06/17/2004:   General Officer Announcements
06/16/2004:   General Officer Assignments
06/16/2004:   General/Flag Officer Announcements
06/16/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 16, 2004
06/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/15/2004:   General/Flag Officer Announcements
06/14/2004:   Boeing to Develop Navy's Multi-Mission Maritime Aircraft
06/14/2004:   DoD Appoints New Tricare Regional Director
06/11/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/10/2004:   Tricare Retail Pharmacy Program Resolving Initial Concerns
06/10/2004:   Guantanamo Detainee Charged
06/10/2004:   DoD Issues Detainee Death Investigation Procedures
06/09/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/09/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/09/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 9, 2004
06/09/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/08/2004:   General Officer Assignment
06/08/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/07/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/07/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/07/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/07/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/07/2004:   28,000 Troops to Participate in JNTC Exercise
06/06/2004:   SECDEF Statement on Passing of President Reagan
06/05/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/04/2004:   General Officer Assignments
06/03/2004:   Secretary of Defense Statement on the Resignation of George Tenet
06/03/2004:   Navy to Christen Submarine
06/03/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/03/2004:   DoD Announces New DACOWITS Members
06/02/2004:   Navy Tests New Operational Construct
06/02/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/02/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/02/2004:   DoD, Postal Service Announce Ballot Initiative
06/02/2004:   Flag Officer Assignments
06/02/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of June 2, 2004
06/02/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/01/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/01/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
06/01/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/01/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
06/01/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty

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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.