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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.

07/29/2010:   Special Defense Department Briefing from the Pentagon Arlington, Virginia
07/29/2010:   DOD News Briefing with Secretary Gates and Adm. Mullen from the Pentagon
07/28/2010:   DoD News Briefing with Maj. Gen. Campbell and Mr. Gibbons at the Pentagon Briefing Room via Teleconference from Afghanistan
07/23/2010:   Remarks by Secretary Gates, General Casey, and General McChrystal at Fort McNair Washington, D.C.
07/22/2010:   Media Roundtable With Secretary Gates from Jakarta, Indonesia
07/22/2010:   Statement by Secretary Gates at Presidential Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia
07/21/2010:   Joint Press Conference with Secretary Gates, Secretary Clinton, and South Korean Officials from Seoul, South Korea
07/21/2010:   Statement by British Maj. Gen. Carter from Afghanistan
07/21/2010:   DOD News Briefing with Gen. Odierno from the Pentagon
07/21/2010:   Joint Statement by Secretary Gates and Secretary Clinton at the DMZ, Panmunjom, Korea
07/20/2010:   Media Availability with Geoff Morrell, Adm. Willard and a Senior Defense Official from Seoul, South Korea
07/20/2010:   Remarks by Secretary Gates at Camp Casey, South Korea
07/20/2010:   Media Availability with Secretary Gates at Camp Casey, South Korea
07/19/2010:   DOD News Briefing with Gen. McKinley from the Pentagon
07/15/2010:   DOD News Briefing with Maj. Gen. Mills from Afghanistan
07/14/2010:   DOD News Briefing with Geoff Morrell from the Pentagon
07/09/2010:   Media Availability with Geoff Morrell on Don't Ask, Don't Tell Survey
07/08/2010:   DOD News Briefing with Secretary Gates and Adm. Mullen from the Pentagon
07/07/2010:   DOD News Briefing with Lt. Gen. Rodriguez from Afghanistan

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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
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  • 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
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