US CENTCOM is the lead Department of Defense organization that has oversight of all US military forces operating throughout Southwest Asia and the Horn of Africa, to include Iraq and Afghanistan.
Please visit the CENTCOM website and use it as another resource in gaining information and news on the situation in Iraq and Afghanistan. Check out CENTCOM’s Central Command website here: http://www.centcom.mil/
You can also be added to CENTCOM’s mailing list. CENTCOM sends out news stories, press releases, etc. as events warrant. This information is also available via RSS on their site. Most of the time CENTCOM sends out information before it appears in the main stream media.