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News Transcripts document all DOD news briefings and significant interviews. News transcripts issued within the past 30 days are listed below. Older transcripts are available on the transcript archive page. Transcripts are also available by e-mail subscription. Go to DOD News for more information and for links to other news items.

10/29/2005:   News Briefing with Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld
10/28/2005:   News Briefing with Maj. Gen. Joseph J. Taluto
10/26/2005:   Department of Defense Special Briefing on the National Security Personnel System
10/24/2005:   News Briefing with Rear Adm. Michael LeFever
10/24/2005:   Press Conference with Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and President Valdas Adamkus in Lithuania
10/23/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld and MOD Anatoly Hyrtsenko, Ukraine Press Stakeout following Bi-Laterial Meeting N
10/23/2005:   Press Stakeout with Secretary Rumsfeld and Minister of Defense Gediminas Kirkilas in Vilnius, Lithua
10/22/2005:   Press Conference with Secretary Rumsfeld and Mongolia's Minister of Defense
10/22/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld's Remarks Enroute to Lithuania
10/21/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld's Town Hall at Yongsan Garrison
10/21/2005:   Press Availability with Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld and Minister of Defense Yoon Kwang-Ung
10/21/2005:   News Briefing with Maj. Gen. William G. Webster Jr.
10/19/2005:   Joint Media Availability with Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and General Cao Gangchuan
10/19/2005:   Joint Media Availability with Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and General Cao Gangchuan
10/17/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld's Remarks Enroute to China
10/14/2005:   News Briefing with Col. David J. Bishop and Maj. Gen. Bashar M. Ayoub
10/13/2005:   News Briefing with ASD ISA Peter Rodman and Lt. Gen. Gene Renuart
10/13/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks at Townhall Meeting, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida
10/13/2005:   Press Conference Following the United States Central America Ministers Meeting
10/12/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks at Roundtable During the Central American Ministerial in Miami, Fl.
10/11/2005:   Stakeout Following Meetings at U.S. Central Command
10/07/2005:   News Briefing with Maj. Gen. Stephen T. Johnson
10/06/2005:   News Briefing with PDASD for Public Affairs Lawrence Di Rita and Maj. Gen. Carter Ham
10/06/2005:   News Briefing with Lt. Gen. Carl Strock
10/05/2005:   News Briefing with Lt. Gen. David Petraeus

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  • President Barack Obama, right, admires a ring U.S. Naval Academy football team members Cody Peterson, left, and Matt Aiken, center, presented to him at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The president presented the Navy midshipmen with the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy, which goes to the academy team with the most victories against its service rivals.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel
  • President Barack Obama holds a ceremony to present midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy's football team with the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The trophy is an honor that goes to the team with the most victories against its service rivals. DOD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Kenneth Johnson read the names of the fallen from Jacksonville on the Veterans Memorial Wall in Jacksonville, Fla., April 17, 2014. Johnson is the city's senior policy advisor on military affairs. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Adam Silver, National Basketball Association commissioner, talk at the NBA board of governors meeting in 
New York, April 17, 2014. During the meeting, Dempsey discussed a new partnership between the NBA and Defense Department to support for a commitment to service. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Spc. Josh Lueken provides security at Observation Post English in Afghanistan's Logar province, April 18, 2014. Lueken is assigned to the 10th Mountain Division's Company B, 2nd Battalion, 87st Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Orin Sanford looks out the side door of a UH-1Y Huey after taking off from the flight deck of the USS Bonhomme Richard, April, 18, 2014, to assist South Korea's efforts surrounding the Sewol, the ferry that sank April 16 off the coast of South Korea. Sanford is a crew chief assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo
  • Runners take off from the starting line at the Boston Marathon "shadow run" on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, April 18, 2014. More than 600 runners participated in the race. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Gary J. Rihn
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