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U.S. Department of Defense

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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

China Military Power Report

In November 2022, the Department of Defense released its annual report on the Military and Security Developments Involving the People's Republic of China, known as the China Military Power Report.

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China Military Power Report
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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.

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Readout of Undersecretary of Defense for Policy Colin Kahl's Meeting With Czech National Security Advisor Tomáš Pojar

Readout of Undersecretary of Defense for Policy Colin Kahl's Meeting With Czech National Security Advisor Tomáš Pojar

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Readout of Undersecretary of Defense for Policy Colin Kahl's Participation in Hoover Institution-Hosted Tech Track II Symposium

Readout of Undersecretary of Defense for Policy Colin Kahl's Participation in Hoover Institution-Hosted Tech Track II Symposium

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Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Phone Call With Turkish Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Phone Call With Turkish Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar

From The Services

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Army

Soldier Says Heritage Contributed to Success

Soldier Says Heritage Contributed to Success
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Marine Corps

Marines Train Thai Military in Explosive Ordnance Disposal

Marines Train Thai Military in Explosive Ordnance Disposal
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Navy

Dynamic Guard 22-2 Enhances NATO Capabilities

Dynamic Guard 22-2 Enhances NATO Capabilities
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Air Force

Falcon Strike 22 Tests NATO Operations

Falcon Strike 22 Tests NATO Operations
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Space Force

Next GPS Satellite to Carry Famous Aviator Moniker

Next GPS Satellite to Carry Famous Aviator Moniker
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National Guard

Guardsmen Build Warfighter Skills

Guardsmen Build Warfighter Skills

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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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