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U.S. Department of Defense

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Spotlight on NATO

NATO is a transatlantic alliance of 32 like-minded North American and European countries securing peace since 1949.

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Spotlight on NATO
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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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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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General Officer Announcement

General Officer Announcement

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Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks and DOD Senior Leaders Attend 29th Council of Governors Plenary Meeting

Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks and DOD Senior Leaders Attend 29th Council of Governors Plenary Meeting

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"Track Record and Trajectory: U.S.-Philippine Defense Ties Since 2021": Remarks by Assistant Secretary of Defense Ely Ratner at the 2024 CSIS South China Sea Conference (As Prepared for Delivery)

"Track Record and Trajectory: U.S.-Philippine Defense Ties Since 2021": Remarks by Assistant Secretary of Defense Ely Ratner at the 2024 CSIS South China Sea Conference (As Prepared for Delivery)

From The Services

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Army

Soldiers Participate in Adriatic Cyber Exercise

Soldiers Participate in Adriatic Cyber Exercise
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Marine Corps

Marines Commemorate Battle of Belleau Wood

Marines Commemorate Battle of Belleau Wood
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Navy

USS John C. Stennis Begins Second Phase of Overhaul

USS John C. Stennis Begins Second Phase of Overhaul
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Air Force

U.S., Allied Forces Soar for Exercise Arctic Defender

U.S., Allied Forces Soar for Exercise Arctic Defender
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Space Force

Space Force, NASA Partner to Support GPS Satellites

Space Force, NASA Partner to Support GPS Satellites
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National Guard

Twins Exchange Command at Wyoming National Guard

Twins Exchange Command at Wyoming National Guard

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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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