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U.S. Department of Defense

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Spotlight on NATO

NATO is a transatlantic alliance of 31 like-minded North American and European countries securing peace since 1949.

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Spotlight on NATO
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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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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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Statement by Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III on the Upcoming Departure of Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence and Security Ronald S. Moultrie

Statement by Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III on the Upcoming Departure of Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence and Security Ronald S. Moultrie

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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 Call With Ukrainian Minister of Defense Rustem Umerov

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With Ukrainian Minister of Defense Rustem Umerov

From The Services

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Army

Soldier Shares Story of Growth, Achievement

Soldier Shares Story of Growth, Achievement
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Marine Corps

Combat Artists Depict Unrelenting Resolve

Combat Artists Depict Unrelenting Resolve
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Navy

Navy Commissions Ship Named For Medal of Honor Recipient

Navy Commissions Ship Named For Medal of Honor Recipient
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Air Force

Service to Make Major Changes to Meet Challenges

Service to Make Major Changes to Meet Challenges
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Space Force

Leaders Address Threat Mitigation

Leaders Address Threat Mitigation
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National Guard

Guam Guardsmen Join Cope North

Guam Guardsmen Join Cope North

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