Day: February 1, 2024

Analyzing the present, to prepare for the future.

Austin Lauds Strength of U.S.-U.K. Relationship

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III and British Defense Secretary Grant Shapps underscored the U.S. and United Kingdom’s shared commitment to upholding global peace and security as the two leaders met to discuss a range of security issues.

DOD Harnesses Science, Technology to Counter Adversaries

China is attempting to offer an alternative to the international world order and the Defense Department must respond with a robust and accelerated science, technology and development strategy, a senior DOD official said.

DOD Reduces On-Base Child Care Fees for Military Families

DOD is focused on making quality child care options affordable for military families as officials continue to prioritize initiatives to take care of those who serve.   

Official Says DOD Aims to Promote Service in Its Recruiting Message 

A national call to service that inspires young people to think about how they can contribute to something bigger than themselves would help support the DOD’s recruiting efforts, a senior Defense Department official said.