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U.S. Department of Defense

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Spotlight

Focus on Indo-Pacific

The Defense Department is committed to working with allies, partners and like-minded nations in the Indo-Pacific and to upholding a free and open region founded on respect for international rules, laws and norms.

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Focus on Indo-Pacific
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Spotlight

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.

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Support for Ukraine
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Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen H. Hicks Travels to U.S. Central Command, U.S. Special Operations Command

Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen H. Hicks Travels to U.S. Central Command, U.S. Special Operations Command

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U.S. Australia Defense Bilateral Meeting

U.S. Australia Defense Bilateral Meeting

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Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Low-Intensity Conflict Visits Norway to Deepen Special Operations Integration

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Low-Intensity Conflict Visits Norway to Deepen Special Operations Integration

From The Services

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Army

Soldier Embraces Motherhood, Wrestling Career

Soldier Embraces Motherhood, Wrestling Career
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Marine Corps

Marines Conduct Disaster Relief Exercise in Sri Lanka

Marines Conduct Disaster Relief Exercise in Sri Lanka
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Navy

Women at Helm During Exercise Obangame Express

Women at Helm During Exercise Obangame Express
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Air Force

Air Force Announces New Overseas Hiring Program

Air Force Announces New Overseas Hiring Program
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Space Force

Leaders Focus on Support to Domestic Violence Victims

Leaders Focus on Support to Domestic Violence Victims
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National Guard

Minnesota Guard Conducts 30th Year of Winter Training

Minnesota Guard Conducts 30th Year of Winter Training

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