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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.

04/30/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Lt. Gen. Ham and Lt. Gen. Sattler from the Pentagon
04/29/2008:   Media Availability with Secretary Gates in Mexico City, Mexico
04/25/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Adm. Mullen from the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
04/23/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Secretary Gates from the Pentagon
04/21/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Col. Craparotta from Iraq
04/21/2008:   Secretary Gates Remarks at Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base, Montgomery Alabama
04/18/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Maj. Gen. Cone at the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
04/17/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Dr. S. Ward Casscells and Lt. Gen. Eric Schoomaker at the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
04/17/2008:   DoD Media Roundtable with Col. Sutton and Col. Jaffee from the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
04/15/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Geoff Morrell from the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
04/14/2008:   Media Availability with Secretary Gates, Secretary Peake and Deputy Secretary Mansfield at the Pentagon
04/14/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Col. Malay and Robert Carrington From Iraq
04/11/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Secretary Gates and Adm. Mullen from the Pentagon
04/07/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Maj. Gen. Rodriguez from Afghanistan
04/04/2008:   Media Availability with Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates following the NATO Summit Enroute to Oman
04/02/2008:   DoD News Briefing with Adm. Mullen from the Pentagon
04/01/2008:   Media Availability with U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and Danish Minister of Defense Soren Gade

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  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Chilean Defense MInister Jorge Burgos, foreground, at the Pentagon, April 16, 2014. The two leaders discussed issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • Chilean Defense MInister Jorge Burgos talks with U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, foreground, during a meeting at the Pentagon, April 16, 2014. The two leaders discussed issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with U.S. military assigned to duty in Canada during his three-day visit to Ottawa, Ontario, April 15, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, signs the guestbook of Canadian Air Force Gen. Thomas J. Lawson, chief of Canada's defense staff, during his three-day visit to Ottawa, Ontario, April 15, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter prepares to land in a field to extract U.S. Marines and Georgian soldiers during Operation Cyclone in Passau village in Afghanistan's Helmand province, April 11, 2014. The Marines are assigned to Georgian Liaison Team 11, and the Georgian soldiers are assigned to Bravo Company, 31st Georgian Light Infantry Battalion.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Darien J. Bjorndal
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  • The USNS Cesar Chavez conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Australian frigate HMAS Toowomba in the Indian Ocean, April 12, 2014. The Ceasar Chavez is supporting the international effort to locate Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
 U.S. Navy photo by Capt. Rollin J. Bellfi
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