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1. SEATTLE POST?INTELLIGENCER, Thursday, May 11, 2006, “Study shows combat stress aid falls short” B LOLITA C. BALDOR, ASSOCIATED PRESS WRITER

2. "Report: U.S. troops with mental health problems forced into combat" AP Worldstream May 14, 2006

3. "Medically 'Unfit' U.S. Troops Sent to Iraq", AP January 17, 2008

4. "The Surge: Moral Waivers and Legal Triage", Robin Morgan; The Humanist, Vol. 67, March-April 2007

5. "Military Enlistment of Felons Has Doubled; Murder and Other Serious Crimes Are Allowable Offenses. " Ascribe Higher Education News Service, February 14, 2007

6. "U.S.: MILITARY LEADERS SAY U.S. ARMY HAS REACHED BREAKING POINT" Inter Press Service English News Wire April 12, 2007 Jim Lobe

7. Pentagon: recruiting last year was best since 1973 By PAULINE JELINEK (AP Oct 13 2009