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ID:

101

Date:

2006-12-04

Headline:

A look at how the military treats soldiers returning from Iraq who suffer from emotional problems

Reporter's name:

Daniel Zwerdling

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

National Public Radio

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

A five-month investigation by National Public Radio’s Daniel Zwerdling revealed that Army soldiers suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder often were harassed, punished and sometimes ousted from the military for seeking help. Zwerdling used FOIA to obtain documents used in his report.

Keywords:

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, PTSD, Iraq, war, emotional problems,


Agencies:

DOD
GAO

States:

US

Categories:

Iraq
military
veteran


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