“Imposing Sanctions on Iranian Entities for Activities Related to Conventional Arms Proliferation”


WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 15, 2021)---Iranian conventional arms proliferation poses a persistent threat to regional and international security, as evidenced by Iran’s continued military support and confirmed arms transfers that fuel ongoing conflict in Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Yemen, and elsewhere. On September 21, we announced the implementation of Executive Order 13949…

“Readout of PDO Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Anthony Tata Meetings With Senior Officials in Mozambique”


MOZAMBIQUE (January 10, 2021)---Anthony Tata, performing the duties of (PDO) under secretary of defense for policy, met with Mozambican Minister of Defense Jaime Neto and Minister of Interior Amade Miquidade during a visit to the country January 8. PDO USD(P) Tata highlighted the U.S. government’s interest in growing its partnership…

“Statement by Acting Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller on Operation Warp Speed Vaccine Doses Delivered Today”


WASHINGTON, D.C.(January 9, 2017)---today Acting Secretary Christopher Miller reported on behalf of Operation Warp Speed "that today, 6,500 additional vaccines were distributed to the American people. Today’s great work brings the total number of vaccine doses distributed to 22,872,925." Source:DOD

Read:”Statement by Acting Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller on Operation Warp Speed Vaccine Doses Delivered Toda”


WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 8, 2021)---today Acting Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller  said today "On behalf of Operation Warp Speed, I am proud to report that today, 439,500 additional vaccines were distributed to the American people. Today’s great work brings the total number of vaccine doses distributed to 20,459,000." Source: DOD

“Citizen Soldiers and Airmen in Wisconsin Guard’s COVID task force continue to grow personally and professionally while mobilized for pandemic response”


WISCONSIN (December 22, 2020)---For the Wisconsin National Guard, one theme has consistently shined through in a year filled with changes and adaptation in response to the COVID-19 pandemic – growth. Since March, the Wisconsin National Guard has been supporting the state’s COVID-19 response efforts. A mission that started with approximately 30 Guardsmen…

“Memorandum on Extension of Governors’ Use of the National Guard to Respond to COVID-19 and to Facilitate Economic Recovery”


 Extension of Governors' Use of the National Guard to Respond to COVID-19 and to Facilitate Economic Recovery By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121-5207…

“Coast Guard Suspends Search for 2 Missing From Overturned Vessel


WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard has suspended the search Thursday for two persons in the water after an overturned recreational vessel was discovered near Beaufort Inlet on Tuesday. George Hamilton Andrews from Raleigh and William “Bill” Watkins Merriman IV from Wilmington remain missing. They were last seen departing from Atlantic Beach…