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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.

06/29/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Maj. Gen. Fil from the Pentagon Briefing Room, Arlington, Va.
06/29/2007:   DoD Media Roundtable With Secretary Gates and Gen. Pace in the Pentagon Briefing Room, Arlington, Va.
06/29/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Col. Bulen at the Pentagon
06/28/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Col. Ives and Lt. Col. Kim at the Pentagon
06/26/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Brig. Gen. Votel from Afghanistan
06/25/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Brig. Gen. Dana Pittard at the Pentagon
06/22/2007:   DoD Special Briefing with Lt. Gen. Odierno from the Pentagon Briefing Room, Arlington, Va.
06/22/2007:   Principal Deputy Under Secretary Henry Briefing at the State Department Foreign Press Center
06/21/2007:   DoD Special Briefing on Africa Command with Mr. Ryan Henry from the Pentagon Briefing Room, Arlington Va.
06/21/2007:   DoD Media Roundtable With Secretary Gates and Gen. Pace in the Pentagon Briefing Room, Arlington, Va.
06/20/2007:   DoD Briefing with Col. Schweitzer and Maj. Gen. Khaliq via Video Conference from Afghanistan in the Pentagon Briefing Room, Arlington, Va.
06/16/2007:   Joint Press Conference with Secretary Gates, U.S. Ambassador Crocker and Gen. Petraeus
06/15/2007:   Media Availability with Secretary Gates Enroute to Iraq
06/15/2007:   Press Availability with Secretary Gates in Brussels, Belgium
06/15/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Dr. S. Ward Casscells, Vice Adm. Donald Arthur, Rear Adm. John Mateczun, Maj. Gen. Gale Pollock, Maj. Gen. Bruce Green, Col. Elspeth Cameron Ritchie, Ellen Bmbre, and Shelley Macdermid from the Pentagon
06/15/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Col. Daniel Ball from the Pentagon
06/14/2007:   Media Availability with Secretary Gates at the NATO Ministerial Meeting in Brussels, Belgium
06/13/2007:   Media Availability with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates from Ramstein Air Force Base, Germany
06/13/2007:   DoD Press Briefing with Lt. Gen. Dempsey from the Pentagon Briefing Room, Arlington, Va
06/12/2007:   Defense Department Background Briefing on Upcoming NATO Defense Ministers Meeting
06/08/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Col. Patrick Stackpole via Teleconference from Kirkuk, Iraq at the Pentagon
06/08/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Secretary Robert Gates from the Pentagon
06/06/2007:   Press Conference with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and Minister of Defense Herve Morin from the Ministry of Defense, Paris, France
06/06/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Brig. Gen. Wiggins from the Pentagon
06/05/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Col. Bryan Roberts via Teleconference from Iraq at the Pentagon
06/05/2007:   DoD News Briefing with Gen. Dan McNeill via Videoconference from Afghanistan at the Pentagon
06/05/2007:   Media Availability with Secretary of Defense Gates and Minister of Defense General Lieutenant Ismail Isakovich Isakov from Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
06/05/2007:   DoD Press Briefing with Secretary Gates And President Hamid Karzai from Kabul, Afghanistan
06/03/2007:   Statement by Secretary of Defense Robert Gates to Reporters on Plane Enroute Afghanistan
06/03/2007:   Press Conference with Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Peter Pace, and Commander of the Pacific Command Adm. Timothy Keating at Shangri-LA International Security Conference, Republic of Singapore
06/02/2007:   Secretary's Response to Questions Following Shangri-La Security Conference Remarks
06/01/2007:   Press Conference with Secretary Gates and Adm. Keating from Camp Smith, Honolulu, Hawaii

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