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News Transcripts

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.

06/29/2012:   DOD News Briefing with Secretary Panetta and Gen. Dempsey from the Pentagon
06/28/2012:   DOD News Briefing with Gen. Edward Rice Jr. from the Pentagon
06/27/2012:   DOD News Briefing with Adm. Greenert from the Pentagon
06/27/2012:   Remarks by Defense Secretary Panetta at the Military Child Education Coalition National Training Seminar
06/26/2012:   Pentagon Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, and Transgender Pride Month Event
06/25/2012:   Remarks by Defense Secretary Panetta at the Defense Department and U.S. Olympic Committee Warrior Recognition Ceremony
06/22/2012:   Remarks by Defense Secretary Panetta on Receiving the Center for National Policy's Edmund S. Muskie Distinguished Public Service Award
06/21/2012:   DOD News Briefing with George Little from the Pentagon
06/20/2012:   DOD News Briefing with Brig. Gen. Cripwell via Teleconference from Afghanistan
06/19/2012:   DOD News Briefing with George Little and Capt. Kirby from the Pentagon
06/19/2012:   Remarks by Deputy Secretary of Defense Carter at Joint Base Charleston
06/15/2012:   DOD News Briefing with Adm. Locklear from the Pentagon
06/15/2012:   Secretary Panetta Video Message for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Pride Month from the Pentagon
06/12/2012:   DOD News Briefing with George Little and Capt. Kirby from the Pentagon
06/11/2012:   DOD News Briefing with Lt. Gen. Scaparrotti via Teleconference from Afghanistan
06/07/2012:   Joint Press Conference with Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Afghan Defense Minister Abdul Rahim Wardak
06/07/2012:   Remarks by Secretary Panetta to International Security Assistance Force Joint Command (IJC) Troops in Afghanistan
06/07/2012:   DOD News Briefing with Gen. Dempsey from the Pentagon
06/06/2012:   Media Availability with Secretary Panetta in New Delhi, India
06/06/2012:   Remarks by Secretary Panetta at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses in New Delhi, India
06/05/2012:   DOD News Briefing with Capt. Kirby from the Pentagon
06/04/2012:   Joint Press Briefing with Secretary Panetta and Vietnamese Minister of Defense Gen. Phung Quang Thanh from Hanoi, Vietnam
06/03/2012:   Media Availability with Secretary Panetta in Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam
06/03/2012:   Secretary Panetta Speaking to the Crew of USNS Byrd in Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam
06/02/2012:   Remarks by Secretary Panetta at the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore
06/01/2012:   Remarks by Press Secretary Little En Route to Singapore
06/01/2012:   Remarks by Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta En Route to Singapore

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  • Arati Prabhakar, the director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, briefs Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on the Atlas robot and other robotics at the Pentagon, April 22, 2014. The program showcased DARPA technologies and how they contribute to U.S. national security. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby briefs the press at the Pentagon, April 22, 2014. Kirby answered questions regarding the upcoming joint exercises between the United States and Poland as well as also addressing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's upcoming trip to Mexico and Guatemala. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • A MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor helicopter assists South Korea's search operations near the site of the Sewol, the ferry that sank April 16 off Jindo island. The helicopter is assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, attached to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Christian Senyk
  • U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Cameron H. Depue scans the ocean from the back of an MV-22 Osprey aircraft after departing from the flight deck of the USS Bonhomme Richard, April, 21, 2014, to assist South Korea's search operations for the Sewol, the ferry that sank off Jindo island. Depue is a crew chief assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Henry Antenor
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class John Delong tracks with another parachutist during free fall training on Naval Station Rota Spain in Rota, Spain, April 14, 2014. Delong is assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 8.  U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Nathaniel Spencer
  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Michael Milano jumps over a wall during a mock helicopter raid as part of weapons and tactics instructor course Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz., April 9, 2014. Milano is an infantryman assigned to the 2nd Marine Division's India Company, 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Christopher A. Mendoza
  • U.S. Air Force and Marine engineers insulate the roof at the Edward P. Yorke school during New Horizons 2014 in Belize City, Belize, April 18, 2014. U.S. Southern Command sponsored the exercise, during which civil engineers from the United States and Belize will construct three school additions in Belize City and one in Hattieville.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Kelly Ogden
  • U.S. Army Spc. Steven Dixon, left, and U.S. Army Capt. Harjind Sidhu examine a patient's teeth during New Horizons Belize 2014 in Progresso, Belize, April 11, 2014. Dixon is a dental technician and Sidhu is a dentist. The medical training exercise gives U.S. and Canadian military doctors and nurses the opportunity to work with their Belize counterparts to provide free care to Belizeans. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Kali L. Gradishar
  • Army 2nd Lt. John Bergman low crawls through a water obstacle during the 31st annual Best Ranger Competition at Camp Rogers on Fort Benning, Ga., April 11, 2014. Bergman is assigned to the 25th Infantry Division. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Austin Berner
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