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U.S. Department of Defense

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Spotlight

FY 2025 Defense Budget

The president’s fiscal year 2025 budget request bolsters our ability to defend the nation and deter aggression against America or our allies and partners, and forges a more modern defense ecosystem built for 21st century security challenges.

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FY 2025 Defense Budget
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Spotlight

Focus on Indo-Pacific

The Defense Department is committed to working with allies, partners and like-minded nations in the Indo-Pacific and to upholding a free and open region founded on respect for international rules, laws and norms.

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Focus on Indo-Pacific
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Spotlight

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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DOD Announces Next Round of Projects to Receive Funding From Pilot Program to Accelerate the Procurement, Fielding of Innovative Technologies (APFIT)

DOD Announces Next Round of Projects to Receive Funding From Pilot Program to Accelerate the Procurement, Fielding of Innovative Technologies (APFIT)

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DOD Awards $36M Grant to Central Union Elementary School District for Richard J. Neutra Elementary School at Naval Air Station Lemoore, Calif.

DOD Awards $36M Grant to Central Union Elementary School District for Richard J. Neutra Elementary School at Naval Air Station Lemoore, Calif.

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Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks' Remarks for Purple Up! for Military Kids

Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks' Remarks for Purple Up! for Military Kids

From The Services

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Army

Saber Strike Enhances Combat Readiness

Saber Strike Enhances Combat Readiness
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Marine Corps

Marines Get Awards for Marksmanship Competition

Marines Get Awards for Marksmanship Competition
USS Gunston Hall (LSD-44), returns from supporting the largest NATO exercise in decades, Steadfast Defender 2024.
Navy

USS Gunston Hall Returns Home

USS Gunston Hall Returns Home
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Air Force

Air Force Announces 2023 Athletes of the Year

Air Force Announces 2023 Athletes of the Year
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Space Force

Space Force Holds Course for Senior Enlisted Leaders

Space Force Holds Course for Senior Enlisted Leaders
Maj. Josh Favaro, executive officer of the Virginia National Guard’s 229th Brigade Engineering Battalion, 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, receives the Expert Soldier Badge from Sgt. Maj. Justin Walkup, the 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team operations sergeant major, March 15, 2024, at Fort Walker, Virginia.
National Guard

Guardsman Earns Expert Soldier Badge

Guardsman Earns Expert Soldier Badge

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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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