U.S. Department of Defense

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Tackling the Climate Crisis

The planet's changing climate has a significant effect on Defense Department missions, plans and installations. DOD is elevating climate change as a national security priority, integrating climate considerations into policies, strategies and partner engagements.

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Tackling the Climate Crisis
The flags of NATO members blow in the wind.
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Spotlight on NATO

NATO is a transatlantic alliance of 30 like-minded North American and European countries securing peace since 1949.

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Spotlight on NATO
Defense Secretary Austin smiles and shakes hands with a U.S. Military Academy cadet on a podium.
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Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III

As the 28th secretary of defense, Lloyd J. Austin III is the principal assistant to the president in all matters relating to the Department of Defense and also serves on the National Security Council.

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Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III
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News

News | Reform

Army's 'Dragon's Lair' Opens to All Military Services

Army's 'Dragon's Lair' Opens to All Military Services
News | Humanitarian Aid

'It Was Just Wild': Guardsmen Fight Fires From the Sky

'It Was Just Wild': Guardsmen Fight Fires From the Sky
News | Defense News

NATO Secretary General Details Agenda for Defense Meeting

NATO Secretary General Details Agenda for Defense Meeting
Spotlight | Know Your Military

Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment
News | Partnerships

Austin Works With Allies, Partners to Deter Russian Malign Activities

Austin Works With Allies, Partners to Deter Russian Malign Activities

Press Products


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COVID-19 Travel Restrictions Installation Status Update, Oct. 20, 2021

COVID-19 Travel Restrictions Installation Status Update, Oct. 20, 2021

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Readout of Performing the Duties of Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Dr. Mara Karlin Meeting With Estonian Ministry of Defence Permanent Secretary Kusti Salm

Readout of Performing the Duties of Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Dr. Mara Karlin Meeting With Estonian Ministry of Defence Permanent Secretary Kusti Salm

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Progress at Installations Being Assessed for PFAS Use or Potential Release

Progress at Installations Being Assessed for PFAS Use or Potential Release

From The Services

Soldiers speak to a student and her mom.
Army

Garrison Recognizes Student for Preventing Fire Emergency

Garrison Recognizes Student for Preventing Fire Emergency
Marines in a cyber operations room.
Marine Corps

Corps Establishes Information Development Institute

Corps Establishes Information Development Institute
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Navy

MQ-4C Tritons Complete First Deployment to Japan

MQ-4C Tritons Complete First Deployment to Japan
Kicking off the last day of the 2021 Virtual Air University Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture Symposium this morning, Air Force Culture and Language Center Director Howard Ward gave a live demonstration of the heavily updated Culture App 2.0.
Air Force

Air Force Launches Updated Culture Guide App

Air Force Launches Updated Culture Guide App
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Space Force

Software Programs Assist in Humanitarian Missions

Software Programs Assist in Humanitarian Missions
A soldier works on a construction project.
National Guard

Guardsmen Complete Construction Projects in Iraq

Guardsmen Complete Construction Projects in Iraq

Multimedia

Take a look behind the lens at the missions and accomplishments of the men and women who serve in the U.S. armed forces.

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