Latest News

[01 Aug 2020] Updated Debian 10: 10.5 released
[18 Jul 2020] Updated Debian 9: 9.13 released
[09 Jul 2020] Debian 8 Long Term Support reaching end-of-life
[16 Jun 2020] Ampere donates Arm64 server hardware to Debian to fortify the Arm ecosystem
[09 May 2020] Updated Debian 10: 10.4 released
[16 Mar 2020] Official communication channels for Debian
[08 Feb 2020] Updated Debian 10: 10.3 released
[08 Feb 2020] Updated Debian 9: 9.12 released


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The press team of the Debian project can best be reached via mail to press@debian.org. Requests for interviews will be routed to the proper person within the Debian project. Please note that due to language barriers and timezone differences using mail is preferred over phone calls.