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Oct. 26, 2016

Work, Japanese Defense Leader Discuss Evolving Security Environment

Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work and Tetsuro Kuroe, Japan’s administrative vice defense minister, discussed the persistent North Korean threat, maritime issues in the East and South China Seas, and other security issues during a meeting at the Pentagon.

Oct. 12, 2016

Work Thanks Hungary’s Defense Minister for Security Contributions

In a meeting at the Pentagon, Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work thanked Hungarian Defense Minister István Simicskó for Hungary's contributions to important security missions, including the coalition effort against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and NATO's Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan.

Oct. 7, 2016

Russian Airspace Violations in Nordic-Baltic Region Dangerous, Work Says

Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said Russia's alleged violations of airspace in the Nordic-Baltic region are unacceptable, dangerous and unprofessional after both Finland and Estonia accused Russia of breaches.

Oct. 4, 2016

Work Details Multidomain Battlefield of the Future

Fighting and winning on a multidomain battlefield must be the focus for the U.S. military moving forward, Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said at the Association of the U.S. Army’s annual meeting.

Sept. 28, 2016

Work Salutes Spirit of Hope Honorees as ‘American Heroes’

Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said the recipients of this year's Spirit of Hope Award are heroes who have selflessly supported the troops around the world.

Sept. 13, 2016

Transparency Has Place in Intelligence World, DoD Official Says

The undersecretary of defense for intelligence told the Atlantic Council that citizens’ expectation of transparency in intelligence has grown since 9/11, and that the key is finding the right balance for transparency.

Sept. 9, 2016

Work: Pentagon Memorial Stark Reminder of 9/11 Attacks

The Pentagon Memorial serves as a reminder to the Defense Department workforce that the headquarters represents the front lines that fight the battle against terrorism, Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said at a 9/11 remembrance ceremony.

Aug. 15, 2016

Military Orientation for Civilians Underway this Week

The Joint Civilian Orientation Conference, a weeklong course that is essentially “Defense Department 101” for civilians, is underway with Pentagon officials welcoming 40 leaders in business, community organizations and academia.

July 27, 2016

Work Meets With South Korean Minister at Pentagon

Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work met with South Korea’s Vice Minister of National Defense Hwang In-moo at the Pentagon, where the leaders discussed continued cooperation and North Korea's nuclear weapon and ballistic missile programs.

July 19, 2016

Work Assures Latvian Defense Minister of U.S. Commitment

Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work met with Latvian Defense Minister Raimonds Bergmanis at the Pentagon and reaffirmed the iron-clad U.S. commitment to upholding NATO's Article 5 obligations to defend the national sovereignty and territorial integrity of all 28 NATO members.

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