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U.S. Department of Defense

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Spotlight on NATO

NATO is a transatlantic alliance of 30 like-minded North American and European countries securing peace since 1949.

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Spotlight on NATO
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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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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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Memorandum: Ensuring Access to Essential Women's Health Care Services for Service Members, Dependents, Beneficiaries, and Department of Defense Civilian Employees

Memorandum: Ensuring Access to Essential Women's Health Care Services for Service Members, Dependents, Beneficiaries, and Department of Defense Civilian Employees

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Reports of Disinformation Campaign Against Rare Earth Processing Facilities

Reports of Disinformation Campaign Against Rare Earth Processing Facilities

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Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With Estonian Minister of Defense Laanet, Latvian Minister of Defense Pabriks, and Lithuanian Minister of National Defense Anusauskas

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With Estonian Minister of Defense Laanet, Latvian Minister of Defense Pabriks, and Lithuanian Minister of National Defense Anusauskas

From The Services

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Army

Filipino Regiments Played Important Role in WWII

Filipino Regiments Played Important Role in WWII
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Marine Corps

Marine Wing Support Squadrons Realign

Marine Wing Support Squadrons Realign
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Navy

USS San Jacinto Arrives in Malta

USS San Jacinto Arrives in Malta
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Air Force

Little Rock to Host Formal Training Unit

Little Rock to Host Formal Training Unit
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Space Force

Space Force Announces Interservice Opportunities

Space Force Announces Interservice Opportunities
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National Guard

New Hampshire Guard Brings Health Care to Cherokee Nation

New Hampshire Guard Brings Health Care to Cherokee Nation

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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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