The National Defense Strategy provides a clear roadmap 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.
Army Gen. Daniel R. Hokanson became the 29th National Guard Bureau chief during a ceremony at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va., succeeding Air Force Gen. Joseph L. Lengyel.
America's current advantage in the space domain stems from the robust and innovative space industrial base, said Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, chief of space operations and commander of U.S. Space Command.
The Army's chief of staff discussed how to win the great power competition in the Indo-Pacific during a visit to the region for meetings with military leaders.
Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Loretta Washington didn't get to where she is today by going easy on anyone — least of all herself.
Marine Corps Pfc. Frank Witek lost his life during a vicious firefight with the Japanese during World War II, but his heroic actions helped his platoon achieve its objective and earned him the Medal of Honor.
Marine Corps Cpl. Avery Luengo eats more than 3,000 calories and drinks a gallon of water a day to support his active lifestyle as a Marine in conjunction with his bodybuilding and fitness routine.
Two of the Defense Department's top health officials visited Naval Hospital Bremerton in Washington state for a firsthand look at the staff's efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19.
The triad, along with assigned forces, provide 24/7 deterrence to prevent catastrophic actions from our adversaries and they stand ready, if necessary, to deliver a decisive response, anywhere, anytime.
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.
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