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United States Department of Defense

October 6, 2015
Statement by Secretary of Defense Ash Carter On the Tragedy in Kunduz, Afghanistan
Today, Commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan General John Campbell informed Congress that a U.S. military airstrike in Kunduz, Afghanistan, to support Afghan forces on the ground resulted in a mistaken attack on a Doctors Without Borders field hospital.  Doctors Without Borders does important work all around the world, and the Department of
October 5, 2015
Statement from the Secretary of Defense Ash Carter on the Trans-Pacific Partnership
I want to congratulate Ambassador Michael Froman and the U.S. negotiating team for reaching a historic trade agreement with the 11 other Asia-Pacific nations that make up the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).American military strength rests on the foundation of a vibrant economy. TPP will bolster strong economic growth by boosting exports and

United States Department of Veterans Affairs

October 6, 2015
Homeless Alabama Veteran Home at Last

Army Veteran April Rencher didn't plan on becoming homeless. But after watching her world fall apart, she's now building a new life for herself with a little help from her friends at the Tuscaloosa VA. Read the full story

A woman sits on a bed while reading
September 30, 2015
Breast Cancer: The Importance of Mammograms

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in women, but early detection saves lives, which is why mammograms are so important. VA's 3D technology is improving cancer detection rates. Read the full story

A woman in a lab coat shows a patient two computer monitors displaying mammogram images