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    US CENTCOM Commander Visits Kuwait

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    Navy Secretary Mabus Holds All-Hands Call

    ℠2014 - Navy Secretary Ray Mabus answers service...

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    A Navy Ship Rescues Crew in Distress

    ℠2014 - The U.S.N.S. Richard E. Byrd rescued a crew in...

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    DoD News Now: 1500 July 28, 2014

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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.

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