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May 23, 2022
U.S. Defense Leaders Pleased by Progress of Ukraine Contact Group
In just over a month, the Ukraine Defense Contact Group has proven its worth with donations and deliveries to the embattled country, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III said.
April 6, 2022
DOD: More Javelins Approved for Ukraine; Switchblades On their Way
An additional $100 million in presidential drawdown to support Ukraine was approved and part of that will be used to provide additional Javelin anti-armor systems to Ukrainian forces, Pentagon Press Secretary John F. Kirby said.
Jan. 28, 2022
U.S., in Lockstep With NATO Allies, Calls on Putin to Stand Down
The United States is in lockstep with NATO allies in calling for Russian President Vladimir Putin to de-escalate his country's situation with Ukraine, U.S. defense leaders said.
Oct. 29, 2021
Austin Emphasizes Importance of Working With Partners in Central, South America
U.S. Southern Command —
U.S. Southern Command's work is vital to American security, American interests and American values. When there's instability or a crisis nearby, it can echo here at home, the secretary of defense said.
Jan. 13, 2021
Joint Chiefs Stress Service Members' Commitment to Constitution
In an unprecedented message, the members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff told service members that the Jan. 6 assault on the Capitol was an attack on the Constitutional process of the nation.