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
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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
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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 | Armed With Science

DLA Tests of 3D Scanner Show Potential Benefits

DLA Tests of 3D Scanner Show Potential Benefits
News | Partnerships

NATO Ministers Bolster Alliance Deterrence, Defense

NATO Ministers Bolster Alliance Deterrence, Defense
News | Reform

Investments in Technology Crucial to Staying Ahead, Innovation Unit Director Says

Investments in Technology Crucial to Staying Ahead, Innovation Unit Director Says
News | Defense News

DOD Analysis Highlights Geostrategic Risks of Climate Change

DOD Analysis Highlights Geostrategic Risks of Climate Change
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Reducing the Backlog in Legally Required Historical Declassification Obligations of the DOD

Reducing the Backlog in Legally Required Historical Declassification Obligations of the DOD

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Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Participation in the NATO Defense Ministerial

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Participation in the NATO Defense Ministerial

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Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III Holds a Press Conference at NATO Headquarters in Brussels

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III Holds a Press Conference at NATO Headquarters in Brussels

From The Services

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Army

Program Prepares Soldiers for Careers in Demand

Program Prepares Soldiers for Careers in Demand
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Marine Corps

Amphibious Robot System Provides 'Eyes in the Water'

Amphibious Robot System Provides 'Eyes in the Water'
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Navy

Sixth Fleet Takes Part in Italian Navy Exercise

Sixth Fleet Takes Part in Italian Navy Exercise
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Air Force

Airman Honored as 'Rising Star of Safety'

Airman Honored as 'Rising Star of Safety'
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Space Force

Materiel Command Declares Space Force Support

Materiel Command Declares Space Force Support
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National Guard

Guard Hosts Advanced Trauma Life Support Course

Guard Hosts Advanced Trauma Life Support Course

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