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The Defense Department released this 2003 footage today of a MOAB test after news of the Afghanistan strike was released and published.

U.S., coalition and partner forces are edging toward victory in the campaign to defeat Islamic State of Iraq and Syria terrorists in and around Raqqa, Syria, and Mosul, Iraq.

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Army Gen. Joseph Votel, Commander, U.S. Central Command, conduct a joint briefing from the Pentagon Briefing Room, April 11, 2017.

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis praised President Donald J. Trump’s nomination of Dr. Mark E. Green of Tennessee to become the next Secretary of the Army.

Continue on for information concerning the conference and updates on Libya, Somalia and ISIS in Africa.

The enemy is being degraded by every measure and is on a trajectory to lasting defeat, a defense official told reporters on background today.