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Sunday, 21 July, 2002, 16:10 GMT 17:10 UK
GULF WAR SYNDROME


medal Gulf war veterans return medals in protest
Seventy British veterans and their relatives descended on the Ministry of Defence on Saturday to hand back their medals in protest at what they claim is Government inaction over Gulf War Syndrome.

Nicholas Soames The fatal chain of events
The government has still not officially recognised Gulf War syndrome, but in a damning report the Ministry of Defence said its own officials had ignored health warnings.

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