Military Suicides Hit New High in 2012

349 suicides exceeded Afghanistan death toll

By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 15, 2013 12:36 AM CST

(Newser) – Military suicides hit a grim new high in 2012, and experts believe that the problem may only get worse despite the Pentagon's best efforts, the AP finds. There were a total of 349 suicides among active-duty troops, the highest since the Pentagon began closely...   Read full story »


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