Defense Secretary Jim Mattis hosts an honor cordon for Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos at the Pentagon, March 24, 2017.  The two defense leaders met to discuss matters of mutual importance. DoD photo by Air Force Staff Sgt. Jette Carr
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Medal of Honor recipients Army veteran Spec. Mike Fitzmaurice and Army Capt. Will Swenson place a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns for National Medal of Honor Day at Arlington National Cemetery In Arlington, Va., March 24, 2017. DoD photo by EJ Hersom
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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis shares a light moment with Indian National Security Advisor Ajit Doval while meeting with him at the Pentagon, March 24, 2017. DoD photo by Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith
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Marine Corps Gen. Thomas D. Waldhauser, commander of U.S. Africa Command, briefs reporters at the Pentagon, March 24, 2017. Screen shot via
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U.S. Central Command continues to work with partner nations to conduct targeted airstrikes in Iraq and Syria as part of the comprehensive strategy to degrade and defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS.
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The Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services, also known as DACOWITS, on March 24, 2017, released its annual report on matters relating to women serving in the U.S. armed forces for fiscal year 2016. DACOWITS provides the Defense Department with advice and recommendations on matters and policies relating to the recruitment and retention, treatment, employment, integration and well-being of highly-qualified professional women in the armed forces. Pictured here, Navy Chief Petty Officer Dominique Saavedra, assigned to USS Michigan, is pinned with her enlisted submarine qualification during a ceremony at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Wash., Aug. 2, 2016. Saavedra was the first female enlisted sailor to earn the "dolphins." Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Kenneth G. Takada
Military Women’s Advisory Committee Issues Report Story | Statement | Special Report

Karen Pence, right, wife of Vice President Michael R. Pence, welcomes the Army’s chief legislative liaison, Maj. Gen. Laura Richardson, to the vice president’s residence, in Washington, March 23, 2017. Pence gathered service members from the five armed services for a Women’s History Month celebration at One Observatory Circle. DoD photo by EJ Hersom
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