DOD

Coalition Strikes ISIL Targets in Syria, Iraq

SOUTHWEST ASIA, January 18, 2016 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Sy
Release: Jan 18th, 2016 10:10 | All

Read More

Coalition Strikes Hit ISIL in Syria, Iraq

SOUTHWEST ASIA, January 17, 2016 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Sy
Release: Jan 17th, 2016 10:30 | All

Read More

Free Tax Services Available to Military Members, Families

WASHINGTON, January 17, 2016 — With the holidays now over, service members and their families might start looking toward another annual event, albei
Release: Jan 17th, 2016 09:33 | All

Read More

Pacom Commander Credits Hawaii’s Role in Indo-Asia-Pacific Rebalance

HONOLULU, January 16, 2016 — Speaking to local government officials, private sector representatives and military leaders, the commander of U.S. Paci
Release: Jan 16th, 2016 12:18 | All

Read More

Coalition Forces Continue Strikes in Syria, Iraq

SOUTHWEST ASIA, January 16, 2016 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Sy
Release: Jan 16th, 2016 10:55 | All

Read More

Southcom Responsible for Wide Range of Missions

MIAMI, January 15, 2016 — From interdicting illicit drugs, conducting counterterrorism missions, fighting human trafficking, responding to humanitar
Release: Jan 15th, 2016 17:46 | All

Read More

New Procedures Implemented to Manage Biological Toxins

WASHINGTON, January 15, 2016 — An extensive examination of the Army’s mistaken anthrax shipments found “no evidence to suggest in any way, shape
Release: Jan 15th, 2016 17:05 | All

Read More

Face of Defense: Surgical Technician Describes Job as Lifestyle

JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va., January 15, 2016 — A bed centered in an operating room sits empty as bustling feet covered by protective gear move h
Release: Jan 15th, 2016 12:01 | All

Read More

Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq

SOUTHWEST ASIA, January 15, 2016 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Sy
Release: Jan 15th, 2016 10:18 | All

Read More

Watch Live at 1 p.m. EST: Army Officials to Brief on Anthrax Investigation

January 15, 2016 — Top Army officials are scheduled to brief on the results of an investigation into the inadvertent shipment of live anthrax spores
Release: Jan 15th, 2016 09:21 | All

Read More

DoD: Training, Awareness Critical in Human Trafficking Fight

WASHINGTON, January 15, 2016 — The signs of human trafficking could be all around Defense Department personnel: A subcontractor withholds passports
Release: Jan 15th, 2016 08:53 | All

Read More

Austin Expresses Confidence That Anti-ISIL Forces Will Win in Iraq, Syria

WASHINGTON, January 14, 2016 — Indigenous forces in Iraq and Syria, supported by a 60-nation coalition, are making progress against the Islamic Stat
Release: Jan 14th, 2016 18:22 | All

Read More

Carter, Dunford, Senior Commanders Meet to Accelerate ISIL’s Defeat

WASHINGTON, January 14, 2016 — Further accelerating pressure to defeat Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant extremists will highlight discussions wi
Release: Jan 14th, 2016 17:44 | All

Read More

Official Urges Families to Learn About Veteran Burial Honors

WASHINGTON, January 14, 2016 — Planning funerals for military veterans and retirees can be overwhelming for their families, and the Defense Departme
Release: Jan 14th, 2016 16:24 | All

Read More

Admiral Tidd Takes Command of Southcom

MIAMI, January 14, 2016 — Navy Adm. Kurt W. Tidd took command of U.S. Southern Command during a ceremony at Southcom’s headquarters here today, su
Release: Jan 14th, 2016 16:17 | All

Read More

Watch Live at 3:55 p.m. EST: Carter Holds News Conference at U.S. Centcom

PRINT  |  E-MAIL  |  CONTACT AUTHOR Defense Secretary Ash Carter is scheduled to hold a news conference at U.S. Centcom headquarters on MacDill Ai
Release: Jan 14th, 2016 11:25 | All

Read More

Deputy Secretary Reaffirms U.S. Commitment During Visit to Israel

WASHINGTON, January 14, 2016 — Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work met with senior Israeli officials during a three-day visit that ended today “to r
Release: Jan 14th, 2016 10:50 | All

Read More

Military Strikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq

SOUTHWEST ASIA, January 14, 2016 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Sy
Release: Jan 14th, 2016 09:38 | All

Read More

Face of Defense: Air Force NCOs Achieve Education Goals

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala., January 14, 2016 — Now a Ph.D., Air Force Chief Master Sergeant Jackie-Lynn Brown recalls her mother pecking away, key
Release: Jan 14th, 2016 09:21 | All

Read More

Carter: Lasting Defeat of ISIL Depends on Coalition Strength

WASHINGTON, January 13, 2016 — Delivering a lasting defeat to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant must be a global effort, and coalition partne
Release: Jan 13th, 2016 16:15 | All

Read More

Carter: Lasting Defeat of ISIL Depends on Coalition Strength

WASHINGTON, January 13, 2016 — Delivering a lasting defeat to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant must be a global effort, and coalition partne
Release: Jan 13th, 2016 16:15 | All

Read More

Face of Defense: Judge Advocate Brings Empathy to Position

HORSHAM, Pa., January 13, 2016 — In August 2014, Air Force 1st Lt. Hilary Styer, a member of the Pennsylvania Air National Guard, began a whirlwind
Release: Jan 13th, 2016 11:28 | All

Read More

Military Strikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq

SOUTHWEST ASIA, January 13, 2016 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Sy
Release: Jan 13th, 2016 10:43 | All

Read More

Carter Hails Iran’s Swift Return of 10 U.S. Sailors

WASHINGTON, January 13, 2016 — Ten U.S. Navy sailors who were traveling from Kuwait to Bahrain yesterday when contact was lost with their pair of sm
Release: Jan 13th, 2016 10:27 | All

Read More

Iran Assures U.S. That Small Craft Crews Will Resume Journey

WASHINGTON, January 12, 2016 — Iranian authorities have assured U.S. officials that the crews of two small U.S. Navy craft will be allowed to contin
Release: Jan 12th, 2016 18:11 | All

Read More