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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.

05/31/2006:   Press Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld and Adm. Keating from Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.
05/31/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Brig. Gen. Ham
05/26/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Col. Beech via teleconference from Iraq
05/25/2006:   Television Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on CNN's "Larry King Live"
05/24/2006:   Radio Interview with Gen. Bell on the Rusty Humphries Show
05/23/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Brig. Gen. Ham from the Pentagon
05/19/2006:   Radio Interview with Adm. Mullen on the Pitsburgh Global Press Conference, 1410 KQV, Pittsburgh, Pa.
05/19/2006:   Radio Interview with Adm. Mullen on KQV News Radio
05/19/2006:   Department of Defense Town Hall Meeting with Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Pace
05/19/2006:   Media Availability at the Conclusion of the Multinational Experiment 4 Senior Leader Seminar in Brussels, Belgium
05/19/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Lt. Gen. Chiarelli from Iraq
05/18/2006:   Radio Interview with Assistant Secretary of Defense McHale on Texas State Radio News Network
05/18/2006:   Radio Interview with Lt. Gen. Vaughn on Janet Parshall's America
05/18/2006:   Television Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on Fox's "The O'Reilly Factor"
05/18/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Assistant Secretary of Defense Paul McHale and Lt. Gen. Vaughn at the Pentagon
05/16/2006:   Radio Interview with Lt. Gen. Blum on the Lars Larson Radio Show
05/16/2006:   Radio Interview with Assistant Secretary of Defense McHale on the Rusty Humphreys SHow
05/16/2006:   Radio Interview with Assistant Secretary of Defense McHale on the Hugh Hewitt SHow
05/16/2006:   Radio Interview with Lt. Gen. Blum on the Jim Vilanucci Radio Show, Albuquerque, N.M.
05/16/2006:   Radio Interview with Lt. Gen. Steven Blum on the Michael Medved Radio Show
05/16/2006:   Radio Interview with Assistant Secretary of Defense McHale on the Mark Davis Radio Show
05/15/2006:   Remarks by Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld and Australian Prime Minister John Howard during an Honor Cordon
05/12/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Lt. Gen. Fry from Iraq
05/10/2006:   Radio Interview with Commander, JFC Afghanistan Lt. Gen. Karl Eikenberry on NPR "Morning Edition"
05/10/2006:   News Briefing with Lt. Gen. Eikenberry from the Pentagon
05/10/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on the "Brian and the Judge Show", Fox News Radio
05/09/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on the Hugh Hewitt Show
05/09/2006:   Radio interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on "Viewpoints with Lockwood Phillips", WJNC-AM, Greenville, N.C.
05/09/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Secretary Rumsfeld and Adm. Giambastiani from the Pentagon
05/05/2006:   Radio Interview with Mario Mancuso on the "Brian and the Judge Show" Fox News Radio
05/05/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Major General Turner from Iraq
05/04/2006:   Remarks by Secretary Rumsfeld at Southern Center for International Studies, Atlanta, Ga
05/04/2006:   Radio Interview with Maj. Gen. Durbin on the Rusty Humphries Show
05/04/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on the Martha Zoller Show, WDUN, Atlanta
05/04/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Maj. Gen. Durbin from Afghanistan
05/03/2006:   Radio Interview with Sgt. Maj. Gainey on the Mark Davis Show, WBAP 820, Dallas/ABC Radio
05/02/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on The Michael Medved Show
05/02/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on The Charlie Brennan Show, KMOX 1120, St. Louis, Mo.
05/02/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on The Sean Hannity Show
05/01/2006:   Press Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld and Secretary Rice

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  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Polish Defense Minister Tomasz Siemoniak hold a press conference at the Pentagon, April 17, 2014, after meeting to discuss issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is given a MH-65D Dolphin helicopter weapons capabilities briefing during a visit to the Helicopter Interdiction Tactical Squadron in Jacksonville, Fla., April 16, 2014. Battaglia met with coast guardsmen, and gained an understanding for the squadron’s mission. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks to applicants about military commitment and service to their country before administering the ceremonial oath of enlistment at the Military Entrance Processing Station in Jacksonville, Fla., April 16, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, right, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, explores the instrument panel of the Midnight Express, a tactical training boat within the Coast Guard's Helicopter Interdiction Tactical Squadron, in Jacksonville, Fla., April 16, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • 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
  • President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki, cheer on participants in the seventh annual Wounded Warrior Project’s Soldier Ride, on the South Lawn of the White House, Washington, D.C., April 17, 2014.  White House photo by Chuck Kennedy
  • Operators aboard the Ocean Shield, an Australian navy ship, move the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 Artemis autonomous underwater vehicle into position to deploy it in the Indian Ocean, April 14, 2014. Using side-scan sonar, the Bluefin will descend to a depth of between 4,000 and 4,500 meters, or about 2.5 to 2.8 miles, and about 115 feet above the ocean floor. Joint Task Force 658 is supporting Operation Southern Indian Ocean, searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Peter D. Blair
  • 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
  • U.S. Marines prepare to demonstrate how to fire their weapons to Australian soldiers after hiking on Robertson Barracks in Northern Territory, Australia, April 15, 2014, to acclimate the to the area's humidity. The Marines are assigned to Company A, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, Marine Rotational Force Darwin.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. James Gulliver
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