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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.

11/30/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Press Availability
11/25/2003:   Defense Department Background Briefing on Global Defense Posture
11/25/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld on Special Defense Department Operational Update
11/24/2003:   Douglas J. Feith Remarks on Heritage Foundation
11/24/2003:   Remarks at the Signing of the Defense Authorization Act
11/21/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Stakeout at the Senate
11/21/2003:   Under Secretary Cambone Meeting with the Defense Writers Group
11/21/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Town Hall Meeting
11/20/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Regis le Sumier, Paris Match Magazine
11/20/2003:   Honor Cordon Media Availability
11/20/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Turkish Media Availability
11/20/2003:   Brig. Gen. Dempsey Briefs on 1st Armored Division Operations in Iraq
11/19/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Availability with Minister Hill
11/19/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Yonhap News
11/19/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Stakeout on Capitol Hill after U.S. Senate Briefing
11/19/2003:   Coalition Provisional Authority Operational Update Briefing
11/18/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Osan Korea Town Hall Meeting
11/18/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Press Availability En Route Elmendorf AFB
11/18/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks at the American Chamber of Commerce Joint Breakfast Meeting
11/18/2003:   Army Maj. Gen. Swannack Jr., Live Video Tele-conference from Baghdad
11/17/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with KBS-TV
11/17/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Korean Joint Press Conference
11/17/2003:   Coalition Provisional Authority Briefing
11/16/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Press Availability En Route to Okinawa
11/16/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Okinawa Town Hall
11/16/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Okinawa Governor Meeting
11/16/2003:   RUMSFELD INTERVIEW WITH YONG-JOONG JOO, CHOSUN ILBO
11/16/2003:   JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE WITH RUMSFELD AND ISHIBA IN TOKYO, JAPAN
11/15/2003:   Regional Media Interviews with Secretary Rumsfeld
11/15/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld - USS Blue Ridge Town Hall Meeting
11/14/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Availability En Route to Tokyo
11/14/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld – Anderson AFB Town Hall Meeting
11/13/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Availability En Route to Guam
11/13/2003:   Under Secretary for Policy Douglas Feith remarks at the Council on Foreign Relations
11/13/2003:   Regional Media Interviews with Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz
11/13/2003:   Under Secretary for Policy Douglas Feith remarks at the Council on Foreign Relations
11/13/2003:   Live Video Teleconference with General Abizaid
11/11/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Fox and Friends
11/11/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with CBS "Early Show"
11/10/2003:   Foreign Press Center Briefing with Secretary Rumsfeld
11/10/2003:   Regional Media Interviews with Secretary Rumsfeld
11/06/2003:   Briefing on the Force Rotation Plan
11/06/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
11/06/2003:   Regional Media Interviews with Gen. Pace
11/06/2003:   Media Availability with Congressional Delegation Members
11/04/2003:   Regional Media Interviews with Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz
11/04/2003:   : Representatives in DoD Briefing Room Discuss Recent Congressional Delegation to Iraq
11/03/2003:   Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld Regional Media Interviews
11/02/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Stakeout at Fox News after Fox Sunday Morning
11/02/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Stakeout at NBC News after Meet The Press
11/02/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Stakeout at ABC News
11/02/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview on ABC This Week
11/02/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview on Fox News Sunday
11/02/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview on NBC Meet The Press

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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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