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Leaders Discuss Tri-Service Maritime Strategy to Deterring Conflict

Leaders of the three military sea services spoke about the challenges ahead and how the services plan to navigate through the rough waters.

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Leaders Discuss Tri-Service Maritime Strategy to Deterring Conflict
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Hurricane Preparedness

Hurricane season is from June to November, but preparation, response and recovery are ongoing throughout the year. The Defense Department stands ready with troops, equipment and other capabilities to assist local and federal authorities prepare and provide humanitarian and disaster response support.

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Hurricane Preparedness
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Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III

As the 28th secretary of defense, Lloyd J. Austin III is the principal assistant to the president in all matters relating to the Department of Defense and also serves on the National Security Council.

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Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III
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News | Defense News

Website Informs Civilians About DOD Opportunities

Website Informs Civilians About DOD Opportunities
News | Reform

Survivors of Human Trafficking Recount Experiences, Provide Advice

Survivors of Human Trafficking Recount Experiences, Provide Advice
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Medal of Honor Monday: Army Maj. John Jerstad

Medal of Honor Monday: Army Maj. John Jerstad
News | Partnerships

Philippine President Restores Visiting Forces Agreement With U.S.

Philippine President Restores Visiting Forces Agreement With U.S.
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Military Athletes Go for Gold in Tokyo

Military Athletes Go for Gold in Tokyo

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Flag Officer Announcement

Flag Officer Announcement

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General Officer Announcements

General Officer Announcements

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Readout of Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Dr. Colin Kahl's Teleconference With Estonian Ministry of Defense Permanent Secretary Kusti Salm

Readout of Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Dr. Colin Kahl's Teleconference With Estonian Ministry of Defense Permanent Secretary Kusti Salm

From The Services

A soldier operates a man-portable air-defense system as another soldier stands beside.
Army

Soldiers Take Part in Exercise Forager

Soldiers Take Part in Exercise Forager
Marines travel in small inflatable boats toward a large ship.
Marine Corps

Marines Adapt With Force Design 2030

Marines Adapt With Force Design 2030
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Navy

Navy Christens Future USS Hyman G. Rickover

Navy Christens Future USS Hyman G. Rickover
A helicopter is unloaded from the back of a large aircraft.
Air Force

Air Force Delivers Helicopters to Australia

Air Force Delivers Helicopters to Australia
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Space Force

3 Installations Update Name to Include 'Space Force'

3 Installations Update Name to Include 'Space Force'
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National Guard

Idaho Guard Conducts Weapons Training

Idaho Guard Conducts Weapons Training

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