Defense Department leaders addressed DOD's efforts at improving diversity and inclusion during a virtual global town hall meeting.
Using the resources of the federal government and the U.S. private sector, Operation Warp Speed will accelerate the testing, supply, development, and distribution of safe and effective vaccines, therapeutics, and diagnostics to counter COVID-19 by January 2021.
The National Defense Strategy provides a clear road map for the Department of Defense to meet the challenges posed by a re-emergence of long-term strategic competition with China and Russia. The National Defense Strategy acknowledges an increasingly complex global security environment, characterized by overt challenges to the free and open international order.
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 Fort McCoy team did a great job bringing many important services and capabilities back online during the COVID-19 pandemic, the garrison commander said.
When COVID-19 closed down formal firefighting schools, members of the Nebraska Air National Guard figured out a way forward with internal training.
The Defense Security Cooperation Agency has expanded its efforts to include promotion of civilian protection in both foreign military sales and security cooperation, a Defense Department official said.
Members of the Washington Air National Guard are serving in a domestic operations support role for the first time in state history, working at food banks in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sheet metal workers at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Virginia, have been doing their part to support safety in the workplace during the pandemic by producing and installing personnel guards.
Service members train and prepare year-round so when disasters strike, troops are ready to help those in harm's way. Learn how you can prepare, too.
The Federal Voting Assistance Program works to ensure service members, their eligible family members, and overseas citizens have the tools and resources to successfully vote from anywhere in the world.
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.
Get a closer look at the lives of the men and women serving in the U.S. armed forces through compelling photos, videos and quizzes that test your knowledge.