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Military Veterans / Suicides #954697

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 14, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Findings of a CBS investigation into suicides among veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan cited.

(Washington: Armen Keteyian) The issue of whether the Veterans Administration is capable of dealing with the flood of veterans’ suicides examined; V.A. statistics on veterans with mental health issues, including post traumatic stress disorder, cited; details given from reports on mental health problems and homelessness among veterans. [Veterans for Common Sense Paul SULLIVAN†- comments on the V.A.’s “don’t look, don’t find” policy.] [Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America Paul RIECKHOFF†- says we’ve got to take care of the warriors.] [Department of Veterans Affairs Dr. Ira KATZ†- comments on the development of suicide prevention programs.]

(Studio: Katie Couric) More on the CBS News Website noted.

Couric, Katie;
Keteyian, Armen

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