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Veterans see rise in combat stress

The number of armed forces veterans in the UK seeking help for psychological problems has surged, according to the charity Combat Stress.

It found that there has been a 66% rise in the number of veterans seeking assistance since 2005.

James, a former Lance Bombardier and Gulf War I veteran, describes his experience of psychological injury.


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