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Posted byon March 28, 2014 at 2:05 PM EST
Women play an indispensable role in defending America’s national security interests at home and abroad.
Posted byon February 28, 2014 at 10:33 AM EST
The Davis-Monthan Air Force Base's new solar plant, the largest of its kind on any U.S. Department of Defense installation, showcases President Obama's commitment to addressing climate change.
Posted byon November 29, 2013 at 4:06 PM EST
On her first foreign trip as National Security Advisor, Ambassador Susan Rice spent three and a half days in Afghanistan to thank our troops and civilians around the holidays, and assess the situation on the ground.
Posted byon November 12, 2013 at 8:23 PM EST
President Obama welcomes senior civilian defense and military leaders -- including all of Combatant Commanders – to an annual meeting and dinner at the White House.
Posted byon November 1, 2013 at 5:41 PM EST
On October 31, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel addressed the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) at its National Centennial Commission meeting in New York
Posted byon September 16, 2013 at 5:01 PM EST
Before delivering remarks on the economy, President Obama gives a brief statement about the tragic events at the Washington Navy Yard.
Posted byon September 14, 2013 at 4:30 AM EST
President Obama follows up on his speech to the nation on Tuesday and describes the possibility for a diplomatic solution in Syria, partially because of the credible threat of U.S. military force.
Posted byon September 7, 2013 at 5:00 AM EST
In his weekly address, President Obama makes the case for limited and targeted military action to hold the Assad regime accountable for its violation of international norms prohibiting the use of chemical weapons.
Posted byon September 3, 2013 at 11:34 AM EST
President Obama meet with Congressional leaders to discuss the situation in Syria.
Posted byon August 26, 2013 at 3:19 PM EST
Staff Sergeant Ty Carter was one of 53 American soldiers who woke up the morning of October 9, 2009 as the outpost where they were stationed -- one of the most remote and vulnerable in Afghanistan -– came under attack by more than 300 Taliban fighters.