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  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 July 23, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 July 23, 2014

    ℠2014 - Defense Department and State Department...

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    Key Base Closes in Afghanistan

    ℠2014 -The U.S. closes down Forward Operating Base...

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    Marines Embrace Local Japanese Culture

    ℠2014 - Marines in Okinawa, Japan participate in...

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    RIMPAC 2014 Goes Green

    ℠2014 - Participants use solar, wind and hydrogen...

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.

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