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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.

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DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: U.S. Sailors, Japanese Firefighters Train for Emergencies

    U.S. Sailors, Japanese Firefighters Train for Emergencies

    ℠2015 - Sailors aboard USS Germantown and Japanese firefighters trained...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1500 January 23, 2015

    DoD News Now: 1500 January 23, 2015

    ℠2015 – Putting ISIL on the defensive, a new leader at DIA and U.S. and...

  • Video Thumbnail: New Air Transportation Isolation System

    New Air Transportation Isolation System

    ℠2015 – Officials with U.S. transportation Command are unveiling a new air...

  • Video Thumbnail: A Marine Takes the Lead at DIA

    A Marine Takes the Lead at DIA

    ℠2015 - ℠2015 – LtGen Vincent Stewart becomes the 20th Director of the Defense...

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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