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Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services.
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Pagination[4], iii, 50 p. ;
Number of Pages50
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THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE CAN IMPROVE ITS FREE-ASSET MANAGEMENT DIGEST Free assets accrue to the Department of De- fense as receipts from sales of equipment not requiring in-kind inventory replacement.

The majority of free assets accrue from for- eign military sales. The Department gives to. The Department Of Defense Can Improve Its Free-Asset Management LCD Published: Mar 3, Publicly Released: Mar 3, Get this from a library.

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WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- The Department of Defense Board on Diversity and Inclusion will report to Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark Esper by Dec. 15 on ways to improve diversity and inclusion leading to broader opportunities for all department personnel, and they are looking for input from all Defense Department personnel.

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