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U.S. Department of Defense

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Support for Ukraine

The United States is working with allies and partners to support Ukraine in the fight for sovereignty and freedom. The U.S. has provided Ukraine with billions of dollars in security assistance since the beginning of Russia's unprovoked assault on Feb. 24, 2022.

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Support for Ukraine
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Spotlight

Taking Care of Our People

We recognize the service and sacrifice of our military and their families, and dedicate resources, services, policies and programs to support the more than 2 million uniformed service members and 2.6 million family members across the globe.

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Taking Care of Our People
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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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Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With Israeli Minister of Defense Yoav Gallant

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With Israeli Minister of Defense Yoav Gallant

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Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With South Korean Minister of National Defense Shin Wonsik

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With South Korean Minister of National Defense Shin Wonsik

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Pentagon Press Secretary Air Force Maj. Gen. Pat Ryder Holds a Press Briefing

Pentagon Press Secretary Air Force Maj. Gen. Pat Ryder Holds a Press Briefing

From The Services

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Army

Live-Fire Exercise Builds Interoperability

Live-Fire Exercise Builds Interoperability
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Marine Corps

Field Exercise Enhances Skills

Field Exercise Enhances Skills
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Navy

USS Bulkeley Completes Patrol

USS Bulkeley Completes Patrol
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Air Force

Aircraft's Climate Test Turns Up the Heat

Aircraft's Climate Test Turns Up the Heat
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Space Force

Space Experts Collaborate During Centcom Forum

Space Experts Collaborate During Centcom Forum
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National Guard

Guardsmen Train for Any Situation

Guardsmen Train for Any Situation

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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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