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Speed, Integration Needed to Deter China, Russia, Vice Chairman Says

The nature of warfare is changing in radical ways that create an enormous challenge and also an enormous opportunity, the vice chairman of the joint chiefs of staff said.

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Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

The Defense Department pays tribute to the contributions and dedicated service of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, past and present, in defense of the nation during May and throughout the year.

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Coronavirus: DOD Response

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.

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Nuclear Deterrence Remains Department's Highest Priority Mission

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Deputy Defense Secretary Travels to Texas With Focus on Innovation, Modernization

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Soldier's Journey to Service Began in South Vietnam

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Members of DOD Must Work Together to Change Toxic Climates, Cultures

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Independent Review Commission on Sexual Assault in the Military

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