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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.

08/25/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Availability at Lackland Air Force Base
08/25/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Town Hall Meeting at Lackland Air Force Base
08/22/2003:   Video-teleconference Briefing from Baghdad
08/21/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Abizaid
08/20/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Town Hall Meeting at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras
08/20/2003:   Ambassador Bremer Interview with the CBS Early Show
08/20/2003:   Ambassador Bremer Interview with NBC Today
08/19/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with El Tiempo, Bogota, Colombia
08/19/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with TV Caracol
08/19/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Joint Press Conference with the Colombian Minister of Defense
08/18/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with NPR Morning Edition
08/14/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Pentagon Town Hall Meeting
08/14/2003:   Briefing on the Virginia Class Submarine Contract Award
08/14/2003:   Press Gaggle with Mr. Di Rita and Dr. Chu on Combat Pay Compensation
08/13/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Mr. Di Rita and Lt. Gen. Schwartz
08/08/2003:   Videoteleconference from Iraq with Col. Linnington
08/07/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Mr. Di Rita and Lt. Gen. Schwartz
08/05/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Myers
08/05/2003:   News Conference on Recent Cases of Pneumonia Among Deployed Servicemembers
08/04/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview on PBS with Charlie Rose
08/02/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Media Availability following Memorial Service for Iraqi Victims
08/01/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview with The Laura Ingraham Show
08/01/2003:   Briefing on the Status of Telecommunication Services in Iraq

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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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