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Acting SecDef Pat Shanahan 9h
I am thankful the Senate Armed Services Committee has authorized $750B to the . The operations and capabilities supported by this budget will posture the US military to compete, deter and win against any adversary for decades to come.
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Acting SecDef Pat Shanahan 12h
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[3 of 3] I look forward to continuing to work closely with Congress so we can achieve enduring success in this critical warfighting domain.
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Acting SecDef Pat Shanahan 12h
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[2 of 3] In this era of great power competition, the is vital to maintaining our dominance in space and protecting the American way of life.
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Acting SecDef Pat Shanahan 12h
[1 of 3] I commend the Senate Armed Services Committee for authorizing the establishment of the Space Force as the sixth branch of the Armed Forces.
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Acting SecDef Pat Shanahan May 22
I am excited by Trump's intent to nominate Barbara Barrett as the next Secretary of the . Her aerospace and foreign policy experience will be a tremendous asset to the team as we continue to execute the National Defense Strategy.
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U.S. Dept of Defense 6h
. sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier & the destroyer practice firefighting skills & techniques by battling a simulated fire at the Bremerton International Services Training Center.
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U.S. Dept of Defense 12h
The 379th Air Expeditionary Wing ✈️ is the largest expeditionary wing in the world. Tap the link to learn more about how the delivers airpower in support of to sustain regional presence.
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DOD Outreach 16h
Feeding the force!🥘 Take a look behind the scenes at and see how almost 17,500 meals are prepared every day to make sure service members are always ready and fed.
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U.S. Dept of Defense 18h
Jumping out of a perfectly good airplane! pararescuemen assigned to the 82nd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron, deployed in support of , participate in a High Altitude Low Opening parachute jump into water from a C-130J Hercules near Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti 🇩🇯.
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U.S. Dept of Defense May 22
Are you ready for ? Exercise Swift Response is a directed exercise led by the U.S. 🇺🇸 Global Response Force that takes place in Bulgaria 🇧🇬, Croatia 🇭🇷 and Romania 🇷🇴 to increase readiness & strengthen partnerships.
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U.S. Dept of Defense May 22
For Capt. Nina Wolf, strength comes from personal pride and selfless service. Find out how she persevered to meet her ultimate goals!
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DOD Outreach May 22
A veteran’s welcome. sailors speak with a veteran at the park after being honored in a ceremony before the game. ⚾
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Armed with Science May 22
Up, up and away. researchers are pushing for higher speeds in future tilt-rotor aircraft. Here’s how:
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U.S. Dept of Defense May 22
On this , take a moment to watch as Marines & sailors with the depart for a deployment to conduct maritime security operations, crisis response operations, theater security cooperation and forward naval presence operations.
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U.S. Dept of Defense May 21
Way to go! You’ve been promoted or see a promotion on the horizon! Celebrate your accomplishment while keeping your financial goals and responsibilities in focus with advice and guidance from .
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U.S. Dept of Defense May 21
Working on it!
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U.S. Dept of Defense May 21
Join us in welcoming to Twitter! Defending our nation in cyberspace.
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U.S. Dept of Defense May 21
paratroopers from the 10th Special Forces Group land near Mont Saint Michel, Avranches Commune, France, to commemorate WWII special operations that laid the success for the Allied liberation of France, & celebrate the strong U.S.-France Alliance. 🇺🇸 🇫🇷
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U.S. Dept of Defense May 21
From one of the most prestigious performing arts schools in the world to basic training, find out how one soldier followed her passion from to the 📯.
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U.S. Dept of Defense May 20
Selfless sacrifice is a common quality displayed by Medal of Honor recipients, as many of them give their own lives to save their fellow comrades during war. Army Pfc. Leslie Bellrichard was no exception. Read More:
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