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Modernization Investments Needed to Protect Space Domain, Space Force Chief Says

While the United States is a spacefaring nation, dependent on access to space and freedom to maneuver in space, the chief of space operations for the U.S. Space Force said there's a potential for conflict in space that could affect the lives of every American.

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Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

The Defense Department pays tribute to the contributions and dedicated service of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, past and present, in defense of the nation during May and throughout the year.

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Coronavirus: DOD Response

The Defense Department is working closely with the Department of Health and Human Services and the State Department to provide support in dealing with the coronavirus outbreak.

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Retrograde From Afghanistan Continues as U.S. Officials Protect Troop Numbers

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Military Family Support

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Defense Acquisition University Plows Through Pandemic With Online Offerings

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Sports Heroes Who Served: Bronze Star Recipient Finds Spot in NFL

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Video: Flight Physician Talks Challenges, Rewards of Work

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