Record number of suicides in US Army.

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by msr, Sep 22, 2008.

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  1. msr

    msr LE

  2. arko

    arko Old-Salt

    Still at a lower rate than the general public, pretty remarkable considering how much more stress soldiers are under compared to civilians.
  3. Gren

    Gren LE

    It would be interesting to see the statistics of what arm the suicide rates are from, ie front line infantry, stores, medics etc etc.
    Not for morbid reasons, but to see if there is a trend and if it is due to any particular situation.
  4. cunexttuesday

    cunexttuesday Old-Salt

    Maybe the BBC could enlist a reporter to discover the "facts" behind this story.
  5. insushin

    insushin Old-Salt