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Joint Base San Antonio
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Secretary of Defense presses ahead with recommendations from suicide prevention committee
March 17, 2023
— Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III has implemented the first of the recommendations made by the Suicide Prevention and Response Independent Review Committee to address and prevent suicide in the military...
Military celebrates Women's History Month
March 13, 2023
— The Defense Department recognizes the accomplishments of women in DOD and their contributions to national security, which help maximize its warfighting capabilities...
Secretary of Defense charts path forward in message to force
March 3, 2023
— Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III released a message to the force March 2 reinforcing the Defense Department's priorities and charting the way forward...
Allies, partners central to U.S. integrated deterrence effort
March 2, 2023
— Within the 2022 National Defense Strategy, integrated deterrence — including increased partnerships with allies and partners — plays a central role to defending against both the acute and strategic threats posed by China and Russia...
DOD shows progress in supporting service members, families
December 21, 2022
— The Department of Defense and military services are making progress in one of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's priorities — taking care of service members and their families...
World gets first look at B-21 Raider
December 3, 2022
— As the first strategic bomber in more than three decades, the Air Force's B-21 will serve as the backbone of America's bomber force, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III said...
DOD releases National Defense Strategy, missile defense, nuclear posture reviews
October 28, 2022
— The 2022 National Defense Strategy places a primary focus on the need to sustain and strengthen U.S. deterrence against China and advances a focus on collaboration with a growing network of U.S. allies and partners on shared objectives...
Active duty suicide rate drops; Austin says more work needed
October 21, 2022
— The Annual Report on Suicide in the Military for 2021 shows a decrease in the suicide rate for active duty service members and Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III stresses the Department of Defense will not stop working to address the root causes of this issue...
Austin pledges to 'ease the load' for service members
September 23, 2022
— The Defense Department laid out an array of efforts — some already underway and some on the horizon — that address the needs of married service members and their families, as well as single service members...
Austin remembers Prisoners of War, service members deemed Missing in Action
September 19, 2022
— Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III met at the Pentagon Sept. 14 with former prisoners of war, families of military members missing in action and staff from embassies of nations...
President remembers those lost on 9/11, says day changed America
September 12, 2022
— The attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, changed America in fundamental and profound ways, President Joe Biden said, and in the days, months and years that followed the attack, "ordinary Americans responded in extraordinary and unexpected ways."...
U.S. honors service members involved in Afghan evacuation
September 1, 2022
— All units involved in the retrograde operation from Afghanistan will be awarded the Meritorious Unit Commendation or its equivalent, Pentagon Press Secretary Air Force Brig. Gen. Pat Ryder announced...
Defense secretary launches new round of discussions with hemispheric partners
August 8, 2022
— Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III spoke recently at the Conference of Defense Ministers of the Americas about how integrated deterrence applies to the Western Hemisphere, placing an emphasis on working seamlessly with allies and partners in the region...
Defense secretary emphasizes common values, beliefs with hemispheric partners
July 28, 2022
— Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III called for greater cooperation and coordination among Western Hemisphere nations, as he addressed the Conference of Defense Ministers of the Americas in Brazil July 26...
Defense secretary: DOD must increase efforts to destigmatize mental health care
May 31, 2022
— The White House and the Defense Department have made taking care of military families a priority, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III said May 28...
U.S., Colombia plan closer military ties
May 24, 2022
— Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III said Colombia's recent designation as a major non-NATO ally reflects the depth and breadth of the nations' security relationship and reinforces their defense partnership. ...
Sweden, Finland apply for NATO membership
May 19, 2022
— Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III hosted Swedish Defense Minister Peter Hultqvist at the Pentagon, where they discussed the historic decision by the Swedish government to seek NATO membership...
Pentagon announces deployments to replace forces in Europe
May 16, 2022
— Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III has ordered the deployment of around 10,500 personnel in the coming months to replace previously deployed Army units serving in the European theater of operation...
Defense secretary says 2023 budget built on new defense strategy
May 12, 2022
— The fiscal 2023 defense budget request was built on the bones of the new National Defense Strategy, and the request is adequate for today's military and ensures the military remains strong in the future, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III said...
Defense Secretary lays out reasoning behind DOD budget request
April 8, 2022
— At $773 billion, the fiscal 2023 Defense Budget Request is huge, but that doesn't mean that painful choices are not necessary, defense leaders told the Senate Armed Services Committee April 7...