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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.

07/31/2006:   Media Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld at the Honor Cordon with Latvian Minister of Defense Atis Slakteris
07/28/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Col. Tully from Iraq
07/27/2006:   Media Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld after the Honor Cordon with Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki at the Pentagon
07/27/2006:   Press Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld from the U.S. Capitol
07/27/2006:   Radio interview with Secretary Rumsfeld and Kirby Wilbur, KVI 570 AM Seattle, WA
07/27/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld and Dave Elswick, KARN, Little Rock, AR
07/27/2006:   Press Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld at Honor Cordon Welcoming Canadian Minister of National Defense Gordon O'Connor at the Pentagon
07/26/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Brig. Gen. Carl Jensen from Cyprus
07/25/2006:   Press Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld at the Pentagon after meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki
07/21/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Colonel Shields from Iraq
07/18/2006:   DoD Briefing with Vice Admiral Walsh from Bahrain
07/14/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Col. MacFarland from Iraq
07/14/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Lt. Gen. Blum from the Pentagon
07/13/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Maj. Gen. Durbin from the Pentagon
07/13/2006:   Radio Interview with General Durbin on the Jack Rice Show, WCCO of Minneapolis
07/13/2006:   Radio Interview with Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense Paul McHale on Texas State Network, interviewer Rick Ways
07/13/2006:   Radio Interview with Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense Paul McHale on KTAR of Phoenix, Arizona
07/13/2006:   Radio Interview with Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense Paul McHale on WTOP, Interviewer J. J. Green National Security Correspondent WTOP
07/13/2006:   Radio Interview with Mr. McHale on "Brian and the Judge" Fox News Talk
07/12/2006:   Media Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld and Iraqi Minister of Defense, Abdel Qadr al-Mufrji
07/12/2006:   Remarks by Secretary Rumsfeld during a Town Hall Meeting with U.S. Troops, Balad Air Base, Iraq
07/12/2006:   Media Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld En Route to Iraq
07/11/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Dr. David Chu, Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) at the Pentagon
07/11/2006:   Remarks by Secretary Rumsfeld to Troops at the Qalat Provincial Reconstruction Team Headquarters
07/11/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Secretary Rumsfeld and President Karzai from Afghanistan
07/10/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Secretary Rumsfeld and Minister Nazarov from Tajikistan
07/09/2006:   Media Availability with Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld en route to Tajikistan
07/08/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on The Monica Crowley Show
07/07/2006:   DoD News Briefing with Brig. Gen. Cichowski from Baghdad, Iraq
07/07/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld on the Eileen Byrne Show, WLS Chicago
07/06/2006:   Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld Interviews with Mr. Bob Woodward -- July 6 and 7, 2006
07/05/2006:   Press Availability with Secretary Rumsfeld at the Pentagon
07/04/2006:   Radio Interview with Secretary Rumsfeld and Fred Thompson, ABC News Radio

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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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