Deputy Secretary Hicks has directed that all individuals, regardless of vaccination status, wear masks in indoor settings at Department of Defense installations and facilities in areas of substantial or high transmission, as defined by the CDC, to protect against rising COVID-19 cases.
The Defense Department released Force Health Protection Guidance (Supplement 22) - Department of Defense Guidance for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Surveillance and Screening Testing.
The Defense Department announced the launch of its long-running biennial Active Duty Spouse Survey. For the first time, every active-duty spouse will have an opportunity to provide feedback about their military life experience.
Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Dr. Colin Kahl hosted Iraqi Minister of Defense, His Excellency Juma’a Inad Saadoon al-Jaburi at the Pentagon.
The department released the memo for the Force Health Protection Guidance (Supplement 15) Revision 2 - Department of Defense Guidance for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Laboratory Testing Services.
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III comments on the recent confirmation of Frank Kendall III as the 26th Secretary of the Air Force.
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III and Singapore Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen met in Singapore and reaffirmed both countries’ long-standing and multi-faceted bilateral defense relationship.
I was very pleased this week to see the Senate confirm a stellar group of national security experts to my team.
Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Dr. Colin Kahl met with Croatian Minister of Defence Mario Banožić at the Pentagon to reaffirm the importance of the U.S.-Croatia bilateral defense relationship and further strengthen our strategic Alliance.
The Department of Defense position is that systems produced by Da Jiang Innovations pose potential threats to national security. Existing DOD policy and practices associated with the use of these systems by U.S. government entities and forces working with U.S. military services remain unchanged contrary to any written reports not approved for release by the DOD.
Dr. Mara Karlin, acting assistant secretary of defense for international security affairs, hosted a meeting as part of the U.S.-Iraq strategic dialogue.
The chief of staff of the Army announces the following general officer assignments.
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III announced today that the president has made the following nomination.
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III met with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan to reaffirm the U.S.-Jordan defense relationship and to discuss regional security concerns.
Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin III departs on a trip Friday to visit Alaska, Singapore, Hanoi and Manila.
The Department of Defense announced the transfer of Abdul Latif Nasir from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to the Kingdom of Morocco.
The Navy will christen its first-in-class John Lewis-class replenishment oiler, the future USNS John Lewis, during a 9 a.m. PDT ceremony Saturday, July 17, in San Diego, California.
The Department of Defense announced today a policy change to the current shopping privileges on the American Forces Travel website.
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III announced that the president has made general officer nominations.
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III announced that the president has made the following nominations.