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US army seeks to stem soaring suicide rate among veterans

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2010-08-27

The US military is targeting the worryingly high suicide rate among American war veterans, with an average of 18 taking their own lives every day. FRANCE 24 reports on the prevention programmes to cope with post-traumatic stress disorder.

Date created : 2010-08-27

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