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ID:

58

Date:

2006-10-23

Headline:

One in four Iraq, Afghanistan veterans seek medical benefits

Reporter's name:

James W. Crawley

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

Media General News Service

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

One in four veterans from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have filed for disability benefits with the Veteranís Administration, which is plagued by a backlog of claims, according to records the National Security Archive obtained from the VA through FOIA, Media General News Service reported.

Keywords:

veterans; disability benefits; Iraq; Afghanistan; VA


Agencies:

VA

States:

US

Categories:

Iraq
military
veteran


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