Read More....... Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. Majid Shoukat Khan, Pre-sentencing Hearing
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Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. Majid Shoukat Khan, Pre-sentencing Hearing

The Department of Defense and the Office of Military Commissions will allocate seats for news media aboard military-chartered aircraft for travel from Joint Base Andrews to Naval Station Guantanamo Bay…

Read More....... Secretary Esper and CJCS Gen. Mark A. Milley Joint Press Briefing, Friday, Dec. 20
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Secretary Esper and CJCS Gen. Mark A. Milley Joint Press Briefing, Friday, Dec. 20

Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Mark A. Milley will brief the media at 9:30 a.m. EST in the Pentagon…

Read More....... Secretary Esper Participates in 75th Anniversary Commemoration of the Battle of the Bulge
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Secretary Esper Participates in 75th Anniversary Commemoration of the Battle of the Bulge

Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper leaves Sunday, Dec. 15, to visit Belgium and Luxembourg to participate in the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge.

Read More....... Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. Khalid Shaikh Mohammad et al.
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Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. Khalid Shaikh Mohammad et al.

The Department of Defense and the Office of Military Commissions will allocate seats for news media aboard military-chartered aircraft for travel to and from Joint Base Andrews to Naval Station…

Read More....... Secretary Esper Travels to South Korea, Thailand, Philippines, and Vie
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Secretary Esper Travels to South Korea, Thailand, Philippines, and Vie

Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark T. Esper embarks Wednesday, Nov. 13, to visit South Korea, Thailand, the Philippines, and Vietnam. In South Korea, Secretary Esper will attend the 51st U.S….

Read More....... DOD and Joint Staff On-Camera Press Briefing at 11:00 a.m., Thursday,
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DOD and Joint Staff On-Camera Press Briefing at 11:00 a.m., Thursday,

Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Jonathan R. Hoffman and Rear Adm. William D. Byrne, Jr., vice director, Joint Staff, will brief the media at 11:00 a.m….

Read More....... Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. A
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Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. A

The Department of Defense and the Office of Military Commissions will allocate seats for news media aboard a military-chartered aircraft for travel from Joint Base Andrews to Naval Station Guantanamo…

Read More....... Secretary Esper Travels to Middle East and Europe
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Secretary Esper Travels to Middle East and Europe

Secretary of Defense Mark Esper departs Oct. 19 to reaffirm the enduring U.S. commitment to strategic partnerships in the Middle East and Europe.  Secretary Esper will meet with key U.S.,…

Read More....... Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. A
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Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. A

The Department of Defense and the Office of Military Commissions will allocate seats for news media aboard a military-chartered aircraft for travel from Joint Base Andrews to Naval Station Guantanamo…

Read More....... DOD and Joint Staff On-Camera Press Briefing at Noon, Friday, Oct. 11
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DOD and Joint Staff On-Camera Press Briefing at Noon, Friday, Oct. 11

Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Mark A. Milley will brief the media at noon EDT, today, Friday, Oct. 11,…

Read More....... Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. M
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Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced for United States v. M

The Department of Defense and the Office of Military Commissions will allocate seats for news media aboard military-chartered aircraft for travel from Joint Base Andrews to Naval Station Guantanamo Bay…

Read More....... Secretary Esper Travels to Wright-Patterson AFB, University of Louisvi
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Secretary Esper Travels to Wright-Patterson AFB, University of Louisvi

Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper embarks Thursday, Oct. 3 to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, and the University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky. Secretary Esper, joined by Congressman Mike Turner,…

Read More....... Tajikistan Travel Advisory
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Tajikistan Travel Advisory

Exercise increased caution in Tajikistan due to terrorism.    On July 29, 2018, two U.S. citizens were killed in a terrorist attack in Danghara province. Terrorists have targeted bicyclists and…

Read More....... Senegal Travel Advisory
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Senegal Travel Advisory

Exercise normal precautions in Senegal. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Exercise Increased Caution In: The Casamance region due to crime and landmines. Read the Safety…

Read More....... China Travel Advisory
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China Travel Advisory

Exercise increased caution in China due to arbitrary enforcement of local laws as well as special restrictions on dual U.S.-Chinese nationals. Chinese authorities have asserted broad authority to prohibit U.S….

Read More....... Armenia Travel Advisory
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Armenia Travel Advisory

Exercise normal precautions in Armenia. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Do not travel to: The Nagorno-Karabakh region due to armed conflict. Read the Safety and Security…

Read More....... Syria Travel Advisory
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Syria Travel Advisory

Do not travel to Syria due to terrorism, civil unrest, kidnapping, and armed conflict. No part of Syria is safe from violence. Kidnappings, the use of chemical warfare, shelling, and aerial…

Read More....... Bolivia Travel Advisory
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Bolivia Travel Advisory

Exercise normal precautions in Bolivia. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a Travel Notice on July 19, 2019 due to an outbreak of hemorrhagic fever in Bolivia….

Read More....... Uruguay Travel Advisory
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Uruguay Travel Advisory

Exercise increased caution in Uruguay due to crime. Please read the entire Travel Advisory. Violent crimes, such as homicides, armed robberies, carjacking and thefts have increased throughout the country and…

Read More....... Barbados Travel Advisory
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Barbados Travel Advisory

Exercise normal precautions in Barbados. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.  Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page. If you decide to travel to…

Read More....... North Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea) Travel Advisory
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North Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea) Travel Advisory

Do not travel to North Korea due to the serious risk of arrest and long-term detention of U.S. nationals. Individuals cannot use a U.S. passport to travel to, in, or…