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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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Helping Hands

More than just a fighting force, the Defense Department delivers health care, disaster relief and other support to people around the world in humanitarian missions every day.

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Helping Hands
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U.S. Africa Command

U.S. Africa Command, alongside its African and interagency partners, counters threats and malign actors, strengthens security forces, and responds to crises to advance U.S. interests while promoting regional security, stability and prosperity.

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U.S. Africa Command
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News

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Deputy Pentagon Press Secretary Sabrina Singh Holds a Press Briefing

Deputy Pentagon Press Secretary Sabrina Singh Holds a Press Briefing

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Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Meeting With Angolan Defense Minister João Ernesto dos Santos

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Meeting With Angolan Defense Minister João Ernesto dos Santos

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General Officer Announcement

General Officer Announcement

From The Services

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Army

U.S., Canadian, Polish Troops Train Together

U.S., Canadian, Polish Troops Train Together
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Marine Corps

Historic Half Highlights Health

Historic Half Highlights Health
Navy Announces Commissioning Date for the Future USS Richard M. McCool Jr. (LPD 29)
Navy

Future Ship Gets Commissioning Date

Future Ship Gets Commissioning Date
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Air Force

Weapons School Celebrates 75 Years

Weapons School Celebrates 75 Years
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Space Force

First Guardian Graduates From Army Leadership Course

First Guardian Graduates From Army Leadership Course
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National Guard

Guardsmen Practice Disaster Response

Guardsmen Practice Disaster Response

Interactive Experiences

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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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