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Trump signs bill to help vets exposed to mustard gas - Springfield News-Leader

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 17:51

Springfield News-Leader

Trump signs bill to help vets exposed to mustard gas
Springfield News-Leader
World War II veterans exposed to mustard gas by the military will find it easier to receive help under legislation President Donald Trump has signed into law. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Trump on Wednesday signed the legislation that ...
Trumps signs bill to help vets exposed to mustard gas | The HeraldThe Herald
Trumps signs bill to help vets exposed to mustard gasClay Center Dispatch
Trump signs Missouri Senator's veterans bill - Hannibal Courier - PostHannibal.net

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Trump Signs Bill Easing Way for World War II Vets' Mustard Gas ... - Military.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 10:24

Military.com

Trump Signs Bill Easing Way for World War II Vets' Mustard Gas ...
Military.com
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump signed on Wednesday legislation making it easier for a Missouri World War II veteran and others of his generation to ...
New law aids World War II vets who were exposed to mustard gas ...Fox News

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Legacy of Fort Crowder mustard gas tests still alive - Joplin Globe

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 03:08

Joplin Globe

Legacy of Fort Crowder mustard gas tests still alive
Joplin Globe
Harrell has previously said he believes he was twice exposed to mustard gas at Fort Crowder. He never talked about it, and when he finally did, he told his family that the U.S. Army had threatened him with jail if he ever disclosed what happened ...

U.S. Moves To Amend Secret Mustard Gas Tests On Veterans | WVTF - WVTF

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 00:56

U.S. Moves To Amend Secret Mustard Gas Tests On Veterans | WVTF
WVTF
Tens of thousands of American soldiers who served during World War II were used as test subjects for one of the most feared chemical weapons of the time.

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US Moves To Amend Secret Mustard Gas Tests On Veterans - NPR

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 20:31

US Moves To Amend Secret Mustard Gas Tests On Veterans
NPR
There will be new acknowledgment that tens of thousands of troops were used as human test subjects for the Army's experiments with one of the most dreaded weapons of the time — mustard gas. And for the few who still survive, there's a new promise of ...

Experts to confirm last 2 Syrian chemical weapons facilities - WTOP

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 22:47

Experts to confirm last 2 Syrian chemical weapons facilities
WTOP
The OPCW has also reported that mustard gas was used in an attack in Um Hosh in Aleppo last Sept. 16. Guterres said that the continuing use of chemical weapons “is an affront to humanity, for which there can be no justification and for which there must ...

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WENY News - New weapons don't make foiled attack cause for alarm - WENY-TV

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 18:49

WENY News - New weapons don't make foiled attack cause for alarm
WENY-TV
Last week we learned that Australian security services had managed to disrupt an alleged terrorist plot involving the planting of a bomb aboard a Middle Eastern ...

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Mustard Gas Vapor Release Detected - LEX18.com | Continuous ... - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 16:08

LEX18 Lexington KY News

Mustard Gas Vapor Release Detected - LEX18.com | Continuous ...
LEX18 Lexington KY News
RICHMOND, Ky. (LEX 18) - The Blue Grass Army Depot has announced that there has been a mustard gas vapor leak in one of their storage area. The release ...

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For the vets, nation needs to give back | Newton's Law ... - News-Press Now

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 11:08

For the vets, nation needs to give back | Newton's Law ...
News-Press Now
Early in my newspaper career, I wrote a story about a Vietnam veteran who had become involved in a class-action lawsuit about the herbicide known as Agent ...

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Bill aims to give soldiers exposed to mustard gas VA benefits - Joplin Globe

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 00:58

Waynesville Daily Guide

Bill aims to give soldiers exposed to mustard gas VA benefits
Joplin Globe
Not until the government declassified the operations in 1975 and lifted the secrecy oath in the 1990s could Harrell tell of his involvement in a military-sponsored chemical research program, where he was exposed to mustard gas during the war. But even ...
Vets used as mustard gas test subjects by US win victory in CongressWaynesville Daily Guide
National commander praises chemical weapons legislation – MilTechMilTech

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Vets used as mustard gas test subjects by US win victory in Congress - Waynesville Daily Guide

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 00:56

Waynesville Daily Guide

Vets used as mustard gas test subjects by US win victory in Congress
Waynesville Daily Guide
Hundreds of World War II veterans the American government exposed to mustard gas for experimental purposes may soon receive needed relief from the Veterans Administration. The U.S. Senate approved the Arla Harrell Act Wednesday, Aug. 2 — named ...
McCaskill Plan to Help Vets Exposed to Mustard Gas Passes ...Military.com
McCaskill-sponsored bill to get WW2 vet benefits passes SenateJoplin Globe

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McCaskill plan to help World War II vets exposed to mustard gas ... - ArmyTimes.com

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 01:35

ArmyTimes.com

McCaskill plan to help World War II vets exposed to mustard gas ...
ArmyTimes.com
A measure headed to President Donald Trump's desk could help World War II veterans exposed to mustard gas by the military, Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill ...

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McCaskill plan to help World War II vets exposed to mustard gas ... - NavyTimes.com

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 01:30

NavyTimes.com

McCaskill plan to help World War II vets exposed to mustard gas ...
NavyTimes.com
A measure headed to President Donald Trump's desk could help World War II veterans exposed to mustard gas by the military, Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill ...

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McCaskill plan to help veterans with mustard gas passes - Springfield News-Leader

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 00:34

NPR

McCaskill plan to help veterans with mustard gas passes
Springfield News-Leader
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — A measure headed to President Donald Trump's desk could help World War II veterans exposed to mustard gas by the military, Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill said Thursday. The measure, which the Senate passed as part of ...
McCaskill Plan to Help Vets Exposed to Mustard Gas PassesU.S. News & World Report
For Veterans Mustard-Gassed In Secret Tests, Help Now Sits On President's DeskNPR
Congress passes bill to give veterans exposed to mustard gas another shot at benefitsKansas City Star
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McCaskill plan to help vets exposed to mustard gas passes - ABC News

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 23:00

Kansas City Star

McCaskill plan to help vets exposed to mustard gas passes
ABC News
A measure headed to President Donald Trump's desk could help World War II veterans exposed to mustard gas by the military, Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill said Thursday. The measure, which the Senate passed as part of another bill to expand college aid ...
Congress passes bill to give veterans exposed to mustard gas another shot at benefitsKansas City Star
For Veterans Mustard-Gassed In Secret Tests, Help Now Sits On President's DeskNPR
Vets used as mustard gas test subjects by US win victory in Congress with McCaskill's billHannibal.net

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Congress passes bill to give veterans exposed to mustard gas another shot at benefits - Kansas City Star

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 20:17

Kansas City Star

Congress passes bill to give veterans exposed to mustard gas another shot at benefits
Kansas City Star
A Missouri veteran and others who were exposed to mustard gas and lewisite experimentation during World War II may finally be able to claim Veterans Affairs benefits. A provision in the GI Bill expansion that passed through Congress on Wednesday night ...
Vets used as mustard gas test subjects by US win victory in Congress with McCaskill's billHannibal.net

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For Veterans Mustard-Gassed In Secret Tests, Help Now Sits On President's Desk - NPR

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 18:23

NPR

For Veterans Mustard-Gassed In Secret Tests, Help Now Sits On President's Desk
NPR
The move comes more than two years after an NPR investigation revealed the Department of Veterans Affairs had broken its promise to seek out and compensate those men who had incurred permanent injuries from mustard gas testing. Now declassified ...
McCaskill Plan to Help Vets Exposed to Mustard Gas PassesU.S. News & World Report
Congress passes bill to give veterans exposed to mustard gas another shot at benefitsKansas City Star
Vets used as mustard gas test subjects by US win victory in Congress with McCaskill's billHannibal.net

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Senate approves bill to help vets exposed to mustard gas - KY3 - KY3

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 12:24

KY3

Senate approves bill to help vets exposed to mustard gas - KY3
KY3
The U.S. Senate has passed a bill aimed at providing relief to veterans intentionally exposed to mustard gas during World War II.

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Congress passes legislation making it easier for World War II vets exposed to mustard gas to prove cases - STLtoday.com

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 23:31

STLtoday.com

Congress passes legislation making it easier for World War II vets exposed to mustard gas to prove cases
STLtoday.com
WASHINGTON • Congress has passed legislation that will make it easier for World War II vets who say they were exposed to mustard gas and other chemical agents to prove their cases to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The Arla Harrell Act, named ...

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