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U.S. Department of Defense

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Support for Ukraine

The United States is working with allies and partners to support Ukraine in the fight for sovereignty and freedom. The U.S. has provided Ukraine with billions of dollars in security assistance since the beginning of Russia's unprovoked assault on Feb. 24, 2022.

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Support for Ukraine
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Spotlight on NATO

NATO is a transatlantic alliance of 32 like-minded North American and European countries securing peace since 1949.

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Spotlight on NATO
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Value of Service

The U.S. military, the world's finest fighting force, is made up entirely of volunteers, reinforcing the American ideal of personal freedom while offering those with the desire and ability to serve opportunity, community and purpose.

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Value of Service
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DOD Establishes Cyber Academic Engagement Office

DOD Establishes Cyber Academic Engagement Office

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Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With Israeli Minister of Defense Yoav Gallant

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With Israeli Minister of Defense Yoav Gallant

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Pentagon Press Secretary Air Force Maj. Gen. Pat Ryder Holds an Off-Camera, On-the-Record Press Briefing

Pentagon Press Secretary Air Force Maj. Gen. Pat Ryder Holds an Off-Camera, On-the-Record Press Briefing

From The Services

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Army

U.S., Partner Nations Wrap Up African Lion

U.S., Partner Nations Wrap Up African Lion
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Marine Corps

PALS Meet in South Korea

PALS Meet in South Korea
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Navy

Leaders Visit Europe for Strategic Engagements

Leaders Visit Europe for Strategic Engagements
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Air Force

Airmen Receive New Generative AI Tool

Airmen Receive New Generative AI Tool
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Space Force

Space Force to Accept Air Force Reserve Volunteers

Space Force to Accept Air Force Reserve Volunteers
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National Guard

Idaho Guard Opens Child Care Center

Idaho Guard Opens Child Care Center

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