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Sept. 1, 2020

DoD OIG Newsletter - September 2020

The DoD OIG newsletter summarizes the reports and investigations released by the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General in the previous month and those we anticipate releasing in the coming month.

Aug. 28, 2020

Lead Inspector General for East Africa And North And West Africa Counterterrorism Operations I Quarterly Report to the United States Congress | April 1, 2020 - June 30, 2020

Publicly Released: September 1, 2020

This Lead Inspector General (Lead IG) report to the United States Congress on the East Africa Counterterrorism Operation and the North and West Africa Counterterrorism Operation is the 8th quarterly report detailing both operations. The purpose of these operations is to degrade al-Qaeda and ISIS affiliates, and other violent extremist organizations (VEO), in designated regions of East and North Africa, and contain them in designated regions of West Africa. This report covers the period from April 1, 2020, through to June 30, 2020.

Aug. 27, 2020

Carolyn Hantz Discusses Access to Mental Health Care in the Department of Defense with Government Matters

Carolyn Hantz, Assistant Inspector General for Evaluations Programs, Combatant Commands, and Overseas Contingency Operations, discusses access to mental health care in the Department of Defense with Government Matters.

Aug. 14, 2020

Lead Inspector General for Operation Freedom’s Sentinel I Quarterly Report to the United States Congress I April 1, 2020 - June 30, 2020

Publicly Released: August 18, 2020

This Lead Inspector General (Lead IG) report to the United States Congress on Operation Freedom’s Sentinel (OFS) is the 21st quarterly report detailing the overseas contingency operation. The report summarizes significant events involving OFS and describes completed, ongoing, and planned Lead IG and partner agency oversight work. This report covers the period from April 1, 2020, through June 30, 2020.

Aug. 12, 2020

Troy Meyer Discusses the DoD OIG’s 2020 Compendium of Open Recommendations with Federal News Network.

Troy Meyer, Principal Assistant Inspector General for Audit, discusses the 2020 Compendium of Open Recommendations with Federal News Network.

Aug. 7, 2020

Lead Inspector General for Operation Pacific Eagle-Philippines I Quarterly Report to the United States Congress I April 1, 2020 - June 30, 2020

Publicly Released: August 11, 2020 This Lead Inspector General (Lead IG) report to the United States Congress is the 11th quarterly report on Operation Pacific Eagle–Philippines (OPE-P), the overseas contingency operation to support the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ (AFP) fight against ISIS–East Asia (ISIS-EA) and other terrorist organizations. This report summarizes significant events related to this operation and describes ongoing and planned Lead IG and partner agency oversight work, and covers the period from April 1 through June 30, 2020.

Aug. 4, 2020

DoD OIG Newsletter - August 2020

The DoD OIG newsletter summarizes the reports and investigations released by the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General in the previous month and those we anticipate releasing in the coming month.

July 30, 2020

DoD OIG Commemorates National Whistleblower Appreciation Day

National Whistleblower Appreciation Day is recognized each year on July 30th to commemorate the significant contributions of whistleblowers in exposing fraud, waste, and abuse, and other violations of law in Government programs and operations.

July 23, 2020

Theresa Hull Discusses F-35 Ready-For-Issue Spare Parts and Sustainment Performance Incentive Fees with Government Matters

Theresa Hull, Assistant Inspector General for Audit, discusses F-35 Ready-For-Issue Spare Parts and Sustainment Performance Incentive Fees with Government Matters.

July 23, 2020

Compendium of Open Office of Inspector General Recommendations to the Department of Defense

The 2020 Compendium lists the number, type, age, and status of 1,602 open recommendations, as of March 31, 2020. In this Compendium, we highlight the 35 high-priority open recommendations made in 16 DoD OIG reports issued between August 2014 and September 2019 that we believe, if implemented, have the potential to result in significant improvements to DoD operations.