The retrograde from Afghanistan continues at pace with a few harassing attacks that have had no impact on the movement, Pentagon Press Secretary John F. Kirby said during a news conference.
The chairman of NATO's Military Committee touted the alliance's ability to adapt and evolve to stay effective and relevant as a deterrent force.
The Defense Department pays tribute to the contributions and dedicated service of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, past and present, in defense of the nation during May and throughout the year.
The Defense Department is working closely with the Department of Health and Human Services and the State Department to provide support in dealing with the coronavirus outbreak.
The South Korea-U.S. partnership continues to grow through economic cooperation, mitigating threats to regional stability and fulfilling commitments to allies and partners in the region, the general nominated to lead the United Nations Command/Combined Forces Command/U.S. Forces Korea said.
The Defense Department serves as an innovative leader in developing technology to protect all Americans – on and off the battlefield.
Diane Otto Watkins wanted to become a professional musician after high school. She didn't have much money for college, and she didn’t see many opportunities available for women. So she joined the Women's Army Corps.
The Defense Department is committed to working with allies, partners and like-minded nations in the Indo-Pacific and to upholding a free and open region founded on respect for international rules, laws and norms.
The Defense Department's Elliptic Thunder exercise highlighted the growing security threats posed by climate and environmental change, while illustrating that prevention activities are essential to avoiding dire consequences in the future, a DOD policy fellow said.
They're not dumb grunts, and hitting the target requires more than good aim. Set your sights on discovering what snipers do, and how they master their essential, exacting, lethal art.
Marine Corps uniforms and equipment have evolved to fit the needs and mission of each Marine and every deployment, perpetually increasing warfighters' survivability, mobility and lethality.
From its introduction into the Navy in the late 1800s, baseball became a phenomenon that U.S. sailors — many of whom were Major League pros — helped to spread around the world.
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The Department of Defense provides the military forces needed to deter war and ensure our nation's security.