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Army rejects call for mental health checks

The British Army has rejected calls for mandatory mental health screening for serving soldiers, the BBC has learned.

Regular
screening was recommended by a coroner following an inquest into the
deaths of two infantrymen found hanged in the same Northern Ireland
barracks.

Judge orders mums to hand over report on Army base deaths

Belfast Telegraph 19 Jan 2019 BY ALAN ERWIN Bereaved mothers of two soldiers found dead at a Co Down barracks have failed in a High Court challenge to a coroner’s order for them to disclose a psychiatric report. Lance Corporal … Continued