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Dana W. White - DoD 2h
Mattis visited troops at the southwest border yesterday. Transcript of his in-flight media gaggle here:
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Have you seen the new card? If you're in the area and are able to get your hands on one of the limited-edition Heroes SmarTrip® cards, share a photo with us using !
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“I never saw myself joining the service.” But, the call to join the was too strong. See his story at
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NORAD & USNORTHCOM 15h
Mattis and Secretary Nielsen toured Base Camp Donna, TX today w/our commander & the commander of . The secretaries received briefings from military and members, and they met w/troops currently supporting CBP at the southwest border.
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U.S. Embassy in the Philippines 13h
The 3 Balangiga Bells are coming home! Secretary of Defense Mattis and PH Amb. Romualdez participated in a ceremony in Wyoming to celebrate the bells’ return to the Philippines and to highlight this milestone in the two nations’ bilateral relationship as
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Holding the line! hold down a security line during a live-fire mission at .
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Keeping Falcons flying! Master Sgt. Patrick McKenna loves to work with his hands, so maintaining a fleet of fighter jets is an ideal job. Doing that job in is even cooler! ➡️
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U.S. Dept of Defense 13h
Kim Joiner, Deputy Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Outreach, rang the closing bell, Friday, in honor of . Here's a recap from our Instagram Stories! 🔔🔔
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While Mike Pence and Karen Pence spent time with our in Japan, Mrs. Pence took time to elevate the “backbone of the military family.” See what she had to say! ▶️ 🇺🇸 🇯🇵
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Live: Mattis leads a ceremony at F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo., marking the beginning of the process to …
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and assigned to Amphibious Assault Squadron 11 deliver relief equipment to support recovery efforts in the Northern after .
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The Joint Staff 22h
from : We work for the American people & we’re conscious of that.We think the American people ought to understand us. They ought to know what we’re doing, why we’re doing it & they ought to have confidence the expectations they have of us are being met
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U.S. Dept of Defense Nov 14
Ringing the closing bell! Kim Joiner, Deputy Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Outreach, joined 30 at the Friday afternoon to celebrate .
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U.S. Dept of Defense Nov 14
The five kids in the Lees family all joined the military. For Mason Lees, it’s the so he can work with his hands on jet engines. Read more:
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The Joint Staff Nov 13
“I think it was a reminder probably for all of us, & certainly those senior leaders in uniform, of the responsibility we have to avoid the mistakes of the past.” Read ’s reflections on his trip for
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U.S. Dept of Defense Nov 14
Mattis hosted Polish Defense Minister Mariusz Blaszczak at the yesterday. They discussed the strong defense relationship between the United States and Poland and continuing commitment to work bilaterally through to deter Russia.
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U.S. Dept of Defense Nov 13
are high tech! Marines 3-D printed some of the supplies they needed while in for exercise 2018.
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U.S. Dept of Defense Nov 13
Contributing to is an important part of . If you’re or , you can contribute to a 401(K). And the clock is ticking if you want to opt in to the new System. Get details:
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DOD Outreach Nov 13
recipients & discuss and at a screening for the new series “Medal of Honor.” The docuseries tells the stories of Carter & 7 other heroes since WWII. Read more:
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Dana W. White - DoD Nov 13
At the today, Mattis met with Polish Defense Minister Marius Blaszczak & thanked him for hosting U.S. troops on a rotational basis. Readout here:
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