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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.

04/30/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Town Hall Meeting in Baghdad
04/30/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Message to the People of Iraq
04/29/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Town Hall Meeting at Prince Sultan Air Base
04/29/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Middle East Broadcasting
04/29/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Joint Media Availability with Prince Sultan
04/28/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Town Hall Meeting in Qatar
04/28/2003:   Rumsfeld Joint Media Availability with Australian MOD Hill
04/28/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with Sawa Radio and TV
04/28/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with BBC Radio
04/27/2003:   Rumsfeld with Abu Dhabi Television
04/27/2003:   Rumsfeld and Franks at Abu Dhabi Stakeout
04/26/2003:   Rumsfeld Enroute to Shannon, Ireland
04/25/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Briefing with Arab/Muslim Media
04/25/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
04/25/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with NPR
04/24/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with the Associated Press
04/24/2003:   MARCENT Briefing from Bahrain
04/23/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with Al-Arabia
04/23/2003:   Operation Iraqi Freedom Briefing with Lt. Gen. David D. McKiernan
04/22/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with Al Jazeera
04/21/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
04/18/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with the Christian Science Monitor
04/18/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with BBC TV
04/17/2003:   Pentagon Town Hall Meeting
04/17/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview with Fox News Channel
04/17/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with Fox News Channel
04/17/2003:   Briefing From Tallil Forward Air Base
04/16/2003:   DoD News Briefing - ASD PA Clarke and Maj. Gen. McChrystal
04/16/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview with Egyptian TV
04/16/2003:   Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) Briefing
04/15/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
04/14/2003:   News Transcript
04/14/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Availability with Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah
04/14/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with the Paul Berry Show
04/14/2003:   Deputy Assistant Secretary Whitman Interview with Egyptian TV
04/13/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with NBC Meet the Press
04/13/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Stakeout following NBC Meet the Press
04/13/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview on CBS Face the Nation
04/12/2003:   Vice Adm Timothy Keating Briefing via Satellite-Teleconference from Bahrain
04/11/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
04/11/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Briefing with Arab/Muslim Media
04/11/2003:   Briefing Via Satellite-Teleconference on Medical Care Being Provided to Enemy POW's
04/10/2003:   DoD News Briefing - ASD PA Clarke and Maj. Gen. McChrystal
04/10/2003:   Brig. Gen. Kern Briefs on Iraqi Free Forces
04/10/2003:   2003: Briefing With Free Iraqi Force Members
04/09/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
04/09/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview with Radio Sawa
04/09/2003:   Teleconference Briefing From Umm Qasr, Iraq on Enemy Prisoner of War Issues
04/08/2003:   News Transcript
04/08/2003:   B-1 Pilot Telephone Interviews
04/07/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
04/07/2003:   Briefing on Geneva Convention, EPW's and War Crimes
04/06/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview with Tony Snow, Fox News Sunday
04/06/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Media Stakeout following NBC Meet the Press
04/06/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Media Stakeout following Fox News Sunday
04/06/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz - CBS Face The Nation
04/06/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz And Gen. Pace - NBC "Meet The Press"
04/05/2003:   Coalition Forces Air Component Command Briefing April 5, 2003
04/04/2003:   DoD News Briefing - ASD PA Clarke and Maj. Gen. McChrystal
04/04/2003:   Briefing on Free Iraqi Forces
04/03/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
04/02/2003:   DoD News Briefing - ASD PA Clarke and Maj. Gen. McChrystal
04/02/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Availability at Senate and House of Representatives
04/01/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
04/01/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview with 60 Minutes II

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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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