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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.

08/31/2005:   Special Defense Department Briefing on Military Commissions
08/31/2005:   DoD Excerpts from the Department of Homeland Security Press Conference
08/31/2005:   Defense Department Briefing on DoD Response to Hurricane Katrina
08/30/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Stakeout at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado
08/29/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld's Remarks at the White House Conference on Cooperative Conservation
08/29/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Availability Enroute to Fort Irwin
08/26/2005:   Special Defense Department Briefing
08/26/2005:   Defense Department Briefing on Ongoing Security Operations in North-Central Iraq
08/25/2005:   Special Defense Department Briefing
08/23/2005:   Defense Department Regular Briefing
08/22/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Radio Interview with Matt Gerson, 1310 KXAM
08/22/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Radio Interview with Mike McConnell, 700 WLW AM
08/19/2005:   Defense Department Briefing
08/18/2005:   Press Conference with Secretary Rumsfeld and President of Peru
08/16/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Availability Enroute to Paraguay
08/16/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Stakeout in Paraguay
08/15/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Radio Interview with Jack Harris, Tedd Webb and Sharon Taylor, WFLA 970 AM, Tampa Bay Florida
08/15/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Radio Interview with Dave Elswick, KARN 920 AM, Little Rock, Arkansas
08/12/2005:   Latest Military Technologies Being Employed by U.S. Soldiers
08/12/2005:   Special DoD Press Briefing
08/09/2005:   Defense Department Briefing
08/05/2005:   Defense Briefing by British Royal Marines
08/04/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council
08/04/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Radio Interview with KNX-AM, Los Angeles, Calif
08/04/2005:   Defense Department Operational Update Briefing on Afghanistan
08/03/2005:   Defense Department Regular Briefing
08/02/2005:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks at Greater Dallas Chamber of Commerce

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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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