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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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Spotlight

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 Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Meeting With Australian Minister of Defense Richard Marles

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Meeting With Australian Minister of Defense Richard Marles

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Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III Remarks Welcoming Australian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Richard Marles to the Pentagon

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III Remarks Welcoming Australian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Richard Marles to the Pentagon

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Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. Abd al Hadi al Iraqi Pre-Trial Hearing

Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. Abd al Hadi al Iraqi Pre-Trial Hearing

From The Services

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Army

DOD Recognizes Soldier’s Mentorship

DOD Recognizes Soldier’s Mentorship
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Marine Corps

U.S., France Plan Exercise Orion 2023

U.S., France Plan Exercise Orion 2023
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Navy

Junior Officers Get to Speak Up

Junior Officers Get to Speak Up
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Air Force

Air Force Works on Hypersonic Weapon

Air Force Works on Hypersonic Weapon
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Space Force

Guardians Visit Australia for Space Talks

Guardians Visit Australia for Space Talks
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National Guard

Guardsmen Excel in Warfighter Exercise

Guardsmen Excel in Warfighter Exercise

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