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    Secretary Ashton Carter on the Defense Budget

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter talked about the Pentagon’s budget and priorities. He outlined increases in spending to address global challenges involving Russian aggression,…

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    Secretary Carter on Improving Military Life

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter announced his latest initiatives under his “Force of the Future” plan. He said the military would double maternity and paternity leave from…

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    Global Security Outlook

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and others talked about global security and hybrid warfare.

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    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter on Combating ISIS

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and U.S. Central Command leaders gave an update to reporters from Central Command Headquarters in Tampa, Florida, on efforts to combat ISIS*. Secretary…

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    U.S.-U.K. Military Cooperation

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and U.K. Defence Secretary Michael Fallon held a joint news conference at the Pentagon. They talked about the two nations' cooperation in the fight…

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    U.S.-India Military Relations

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter held a joint news conference with Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar to discuss U.S.-India military cooperation. Secretary Carter also elaborated…

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    U.S. Strategy Against ISIS

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chair General Paul Selva testified at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on U.S. military strategy against ISIS.*…

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    Defense Department Briefing

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter announced that women will be eligible to serve in all combat positions in the U.S. military, including in infantry units. He said that the military…

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    Military Operations Against ISIS

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Joseph Dunford testified on U.S. military strategy to combat ISIS* militants in Iraq and Syria. Secretary Carter…

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    Wall Street Journal Leadership Forum, Secretary Carter

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter reacted to the November 13, 2015, terrorist attacks in Paris, saying he was not surprised by the attacks but hoped it would galvanize European nations to…

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    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter Remarks on the Military

    Defense Secretary Aston Carter outlined his vision for the future of the nation’s military. He announced the first phase of personnel reforms in his “Force of the…

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    U.S.-Israel Defense Relations

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon held a joint press conference at the Pentagon. Topics include the Iran nuclear deal and Russian…

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    U.S. Strategy in the Middle East

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Joseph Dunford testified at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on U.S. strategy in the Middle…

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    Defense Secretary Carter News Conference

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of military-related issues. Topics included the death of a U.S. soldier during a mission to…

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    Military Operations in Afghanistan

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter spoke to reporters about President Obama’s decision to keep U.S. troops in Afghanistan through 2017. After Secretary Carter, Press Secretary Peter Cook…

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    U.S.-Italy Relations

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Italian Minister of Defense Roberta Pinotti held a news conference with reporters in Italy. Secretary Carter criticized Russia’s involvement…

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    Defense Department Briefing with Secretary Ashton Carter

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter held a news conference and responded to questions on a range of issues, including Russian airstrikes in Syria and the continuing resolution to fund the…

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    Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Transition Ceremony

    Outgoing Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey, who was retiring, was recognized in a ceremony at Fort Myer in Virginia. He was to be succeeded by General Joseph…

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    Pentagon Staff September 11 Remembrance Ceremony

    Michael Rhodes hosted Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and General Paul Selva at a remembrance ceremony in the Pentagon’s center courtyard for Pentagon employees to honor those killed…

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    Pentagon September 11 Remembrance Ceremony

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Vice Chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Paul Selva spoke at a September 11, 2001, remembrance ceremony at the Pentagon Memorial. It was a…

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