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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.

12/24/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld with the 1st Infantry Division in Tikrit
12/24/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld Addresses Troops in Fallujah with Lt. Gen. Sattler
12/24/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld Greets Troops in Mosul with Brig Gen. Ham
12/23/2004:   Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld in Baghdad with Task Force Baghdad
12/23/2004:   Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld En Route to Iraq
12/22/2004:   Defense Department Operational Update Briefing
12/20/2004:   Special Defense Department Briefing on Status of Military Tribunals
12/16/2004:   DoD News Briefing
12/15/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Jack Harris and Tedd Webb, WFLA-AM Radio, Tampa Bay Florida
12/15/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Sean Hannity, The Sean Hannity Show, WABC
12/15/2004:   Special Defense Department Briefing on CENTCOM Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan
12/15/2004:   Special Defense Department Briefing on Iraq Reconstruction Update
12/15/2004:   Special Defense Department Briefing on Uparmoring HMMWVction Update
12/14/2004:   Department of Defense Briefing
12/09/2004:   Special Defense Department Briefing on Armored Vehicles
12/09/2004:   Statements by U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld and Indian Defense Minister Pranab Mukherjee
12/09/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Roundtable in New Delhi, India
12/08/2004:   DoD News Briefing
12/08/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld Town Hall Meeting in Kuwait
12/07/2004:   DoD Briefing on DoD and AF IG Reports
12/06/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld Telephone Interview with Greg Jaffe, The Wall Street Journal
12/06/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld En Route to Kuwait
12/03/2004:   Department of Defense Briefing
12/02/2004:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Bill O'Reilly for The O'Reilly Factor
12/01/2004:   Media Roundtable on Troop Extensions

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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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