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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.

09/30/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld and Under Secretary Zakheim Press Availability on the Hill
09/29/2003:   Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness David S.C. Chu Briefing
09/26/2003:   Iraq Reconstruction Update Briefing with Ambassador Bremer
09/25/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks at the Eisenhower National Security Conference
09/25/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Peter Barnes, Hearst-Argyle
09/25/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Mike Majchrowitz, Cox Broadcasting
09/25/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with John Mulligan, Belo Broadcasting
09/25/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Morris Jones, Sinclair Broadcasting
09/24/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Stakeout following Senate Appropriations Committee Hearing
09/24/2003:   Ambassador Bremer Media Stakeout following House Appropriations Committee Hearing
09/23/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks at the U.S./Korean Business Council Luncheon
09/22/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview with the Jerusalem Post
09/21/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview with the New Yorker Festival
09/17/2003:   DoD News Briefing – Mr. Di Rita and Mr. Slocombe
09/17/2003:   Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld remarks at Hall of Heroes
09/17/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks at the All-Volunteer Force Conference
09/16/2003:   DoD News Briefing - Secretary Rumsfeld and Gen. Pace
09/14/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Stakeout at CBS following Face the Nation
09/14/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview on CBS Face the Nation
09/11/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with The News Hour with Jim Lehrer
09/11/2003:   Deputy Secretary of Defense Wolfowitz Interview with BBC
09/11/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview on “Fox and Friends”
09/11/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview on ABC “Good Morning America”
09/10/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks at National Press Club Luncheon
09/10/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Stakeout at the U.S. Senate
09/10/2003:   Briefing on the Investigation of Antiquity Loss from the Baghdad Museum
09/09/2003:   Briefing on the First Marine Expeditionary Force in Iraq
09/09/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Media Stakeout on Capitol Hill
09/09/2003:   Teleconference Update on Southwest Asia Pneumonia Review
09/08/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Press Availability En Route Washington, D.C.
09/07/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Joint Media Availabilty with Afghan President Karzai
09/06/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld's Lunch with Soldiers of 1st Armored Division in Iraq
09/06/2003:   Press Stakeout with Secretary Rumsfeld and Polish Army General Tyszkiewicz
09/06/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Press Availability in Iraq
09/06/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Interview with The Washington Post
09/05/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Media Roundtable at Camp Victory, Iraq
09/05/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with the Lebanese Broadcasting Corp.
09/05/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with Dan Rather, CBS News
09/05/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks to Soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)
09/05/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Remarks to Soldiers of the 4th Infantry Division in Iraq
09/05/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld Press Briefing from Camp Victory, Baghdad
09/04/2003:   Secretary Rumsfeld En Route to Iraq
09/04/2003:   Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz Media Stakeout at the Rayburn House Office Building
09/04/2003:   Assistant Secretary Moore Media Availability with Members of Congress
09/04/2003:   Briefing on the Progress of Iraqi Health Care System Reconstruction
09/02/2003:   Coalition Provisional Authority Update Briefing from Baghdad, Iraq

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  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Chilean Defense MInister Jorge Burgos, foreground, at the Pentagon, April 16, 2014. The two leaders discussed issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • Chilean Defense MInister Jorge Burgos talks with U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, foreground, during a meeting at the Pentagon, April 16, 2014. The two leaders discussed issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with U.S. military assigned to duty in Canada during his three-day visit to Ottawa, Ontario, April 15, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, signs the guestbook of Canadian Air Force Gen. Thomas J. Lawson, chief of Canada's defense staff, during his three-day visit to Ottawa, Ontario, April 15, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • Operators aboard the Ocean Shield, an Australian navy ship, move the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 Artemis autonomous underwater vehicle into position to deploy it in the Indian Ocean, April 14, 2014. Using side-scan sonar, the Bluefin will descend to a depth of between 4,000 and 4,500 meters, or about 2.5 to 2.8 miles, and about 115 feet above the ocean floor. Joint Task Force 658 is supporting Operation Southern Indian Ocean, searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Peter D. Blair
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, right, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks to Navy Chief Petty Officer 3rd Class Hester about the capabilities of the USS Zephyr on Naval Station Mayport, Fla., April 14, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks to sailors on Naval Station Mayport, Fla., April 14, 2014. Battaglia met with sailors, toured a patrol craft and discussed the benefits of the new GPS curriculum for transitioning service members and their families. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, right, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks to Navy Chief Petty Officer Bolden in the engine room about the capabilities of the USS Zephyr on Naval Station Mayport, Fla., April 14, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
  • Maria Contreras-Sweet, Small Business Administration administrator, talks with members of the Air Force participating in a Boots to Business class at the Pentagon, April 15, 2014. Boots to Business is an SBA sponsored, worldwide program offered as a component of the Defense Department's redesigned Transition Assistance Program (TAP) renamed Transition GPS. U.S. Air Force photo Jim Varhegyi
  • First Lady Michelle Obama visits with families working on crafts at Maryland Fisher House IV at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., April 14, 2014.  White House photo by Chuck Kennedy
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  • Smoking brass casings fall from the bottom of an M2A1 machine gun fired by a member of the Massachusetts Army National Guard's Company B, 126th Brigade Support Battalion during weapons qualification on Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., April 5, 2014.  Massachusetts National Guard photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Jerry Saslav
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  • Two U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds perform an inverted formation fly-by during the Thunder and Lightning Over Arizona event at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., April 13, 2014. In addition to 14 aerial demonstrations, there were more than 40 aircraft static displays during the event.  U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Chris Massey
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