The American Forces Information Service
(AFIS) is a United States Department of Defense
-provided news service that supplies information about the U.S. military. The American Forces Press Service
, part of AFIS, provides news stories about military operations world-wide.
A subdivision of AFIS is Defense Visual Information Center.
- John Hickman. "Finding the Words: A Content Analysis of American Forces Information Service Reporting on the War in Afghanistan." South Asian Journal of Socio-Political Studies. Vol. 7, No. 1 (July-Dec. 2006), Pp. 6-8, 14).