Support The Troops

Pentagon launches new troop support web site

The Pentagon suspects there are many more "random acts of kindness" by Americans seeking to show their support of American troops than officials know about. So a new web site is being launched where people can share their efforts, and learn more about how to join in.

Defense Undersecretary Charles Abell says the Pentagon will take that information and relay it to the troops. He says it's important for soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines to know they're supported at home. The program is called "American Supports You" and it's on the web at