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.

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 HAGEL TESTIMONYPARIS WALKBEST WARRIORENGAGING THE ENEMYMONITORING MOVEMENTA SPECTACULAR LANDINGINFANTRY RUSHNational Hispanic Heritage Month 2014ORDERED CHAOSNational Preparedness Month - 2014

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: MMA and Yoga Help Veterans Heal

    MMA and Yoga Help Veterans Heal

    ℠2014 - POW, Pugilistic Offensive Warrior Tactics has...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1500 September 18, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1500 September 18, 2014

    ℠2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said he and...

  • Video Thumbnail: Peer Support Can Stop a Suicide

    Peer Support Can Stop a Suicide

    ℠2014 - Director of the Defense Suicide Prevention...

  • Video Thumbnail: U.S. and Republic of Korea Conduct Air Assault Drills

    U.S. and Republic of Korea Conduct Air Assault Drills

    ℠2014 - U.S. and Republic of Korea troops join...

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