United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

News Releases

News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense. 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.

News Releases
07/31/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
07/28/2011:   General Officer Announcement
07/28/2011:   Missing World War II Soldiers Identified
07/28/2011:   General Officer Announcements
07/28/2011:   National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of July 26, 2011
07/27/2011:   General Officer Announcements
07/26/2011:   Senior Executive Service Announcement
07/26/2011:   General Officer Announcement
07/25/2011:   DOD Launches New Cyber Strategy Website
07/25/2011:   DOD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for Fiscal Year-to-date 2011, through June
07/23/2011:   Statement by Adm. Mike Mullen on the passing of Gen. John Shalikashvili
07/23/2011:   Statement by Secretary Panetta on the passing of Gen. John Shalikashvili
07/22/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/22/2011:   Secretary Panetta’s Statement on Certification of Readiness to Implement Repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell
07/22/2011:   Adm. Mike Mullen’s Statement on Certification of Readiness to Implement Repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell
07/21/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/21/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
07/21/2011:   Flag Officer Announcements
07/21/2011:   General Officer Announcements
07/20/2011:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of July 19, 2011
07/20/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/20/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
07/19/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/19/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/19/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/19/2011:   Senior Executive Service Announcements
07/19/2011:   Secretary Panetta Announces Appointments to Key Defense Public Affairs Posts
07/18/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
07/18/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/18/2011:   Missing World War II Soldiers Identified
07/17/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/17/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/17/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/15/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/15/2011:   Army Releases June Suicide Information
07/15/2011:   Navy Names Littoral Combat Ship Little Rock
07/15/2011:   General Officer Announcement
07/15/2011:   Flag Officer Announcements
07/15/2011:   General Officer Announcements
07/14/2011:   DOD Identifies Navy Casualty
07/14/2011:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of July 12, 2011
07/14/2011:   DOD Announces Renewable Energy Project Review Results
07/14/2011:   DOD Announces First Strategy for Operating in Cyberspace
07/14/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/12/2011:   General Officer Announcements
07/12/2011:   General Officer Announcements
07/11/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/11/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/11/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/11/2011:   General Officer Announcement
07/11/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/10/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/09/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
07/08/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/08/2011:   General Officer Announcements
07/08/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/07/2011:   DOD Announces Appointment of DOD Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemoration Program Director
07/07/2011:   Deputy Secretary Announces Intention to Depart
07/07/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
07/07/2011:   Flag Officer Announcement
07/07/2011:   Air Force Pilot Missing from Vietnam War Identified
07/06/2011:   National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of July 05, 2011
07/05/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/05/2011:   Senior Executive Service Announcements
07/05/2011:   Flag Officer Announcements
07/05/2011:   Flag Officer Announcements
07/04/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/03/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualty
07/02/2011:   DOD Identifies Army Casualties
07/01/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/01/2011:   DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
07/01/2011:   DOD Announces Information Technology Exchange Program Pilot
07/01/2011:   National Guard (In Federal Status) And Reserve Activated as of June 28, 2011
07/01/2011:   Message to the Department of Defense from Defense Secretary Leon Panetta
General & Flag Officer Announcements
There are no General & Flag Officer Announcements available
Casualty Release
There are no Casualty Release available

Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow PARIS GREETINGMEDAL OF HONOR EMOTIONMONITORING MOVEMENTSINKING EXERCISEFIRE DRILLNATO EXERCISESOUND SWIMI AM A SURVIVORNational Hispanic Heritage Month 2014ORDERED CHAOSNational Preparedness Month - 2014

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: POW Helps Veterans

    POW Helps Veterans

    ℠2014 - Members of POW Pugilistic Offensive Warrior...

  • Video Thumbnail: Obama: No Safe Haven for Terrorists

    Obama: No Safe Haven for Terrorists

    ℠2014 - Commander in Chief Barack Obama says there is...

  • Video Thumbnail: Troop Cutbacks In Europe

    Troop Cutbacks In Europe

    ℠2014 - NATO's Supreme Allied Commander, General...

  • Video Thumbnail: National Hispanic Heritage Month

    National Hispanic Heritage Month

    ℠2014 - The Defense Department celebrates the...

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.

Additional Links

Stay Connected