Coronavirus News Updates

Coronavirus: DoD Response

The Defense Department is working closely with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the State Department to provide support in dealing with the coronavirus outbreak.


DoD COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution


Latest News

3/17/2022) Deputy Secretary of Defense Releases Workplace Guidance for Reentry of Department of Defense Civilian Personnel to DoD Workplaces

(8/9/21) Secretary of Defense Austin Seeks Presidential Approval for Mandatory Troop Vaccinations by Mid-September

(8/4/21) DOD News: Top Military Medical Doctor Predicts Coronavirus Longevity

(8/4/21) DOD COVID-19 Travel Restrictions Installation Status Update

7/29/2021) Statement by Jamal Brown, Deputy Pentagon Press Secretary, on COVID-19 Vaccinations

(7/28/2021) Statement by Deputy Pentagon Press Secretary Jamal Brown on the Deputy Secretary of Defense

(7/28/2021) Force Health Protection Guidance (Supplement 22) - Department of Defense Guidance for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Surveillance and Screening Testing

(7/28/2021) DOD Directs Employees to Start Wearing Face Masks Again

(7/28/2021) DOD Publication: COVID-19 Travel Restrictions Installation Status Update

6/22/2021) Vaccine Plentiful at USEUCOM Facilities as European Countries Open to Vaccinated Travelers

5/25/2021) COVID-19 vaccinations readily available across USEUCOM

(5/1/2021) DoD Guidance for Deployment and Redeployment During COVID-19 Pandemic

(4/21/2021) Administrative Leave for COVID-19 Vaccine of DoD Employees

(4/21/2021) DLA Prepared to Increase Overseas Vaccine Distribution

(4/19/2021) Clinic Doors Open Wide for Those Wanting COVID-19 Vaccine

(4/16/2021)Defense Health Officials Provide a COVID-19 Update

(2/26/2021) Secretary of Defense Addresses Vaccine Hesitancy in Military

Video: Acting Defense Secretary receives COVID-19 vaccine

DoD announces COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan

LRMC COVID-19 testing exceeds 50K

Q&A with EUCOM Command Surgeon on COVID and flu prevention

Army Medicine Europe maintains robust COVID testing and reporting process

Regional Health Command Europe and DODEA work to keep children safe