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Vet Ends Hunger Strike As Minister Promises Inquiry

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.08.2012 | Canada Politics

LEVIS, Que. - The federal government will create a new committee to study veterans' health in the wake of a hunger strike by an ex-soldier who insists...

Ill Veteran Begins Hunger Strike

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.05.2012 | Canada

LEVIS, Que. - Armed with little more than a sleeping bag and a few pillows, a former soldier who says he was poisoned while serving overseas started...

Former Soldier Prepares For Hunger Strike

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.04.2012 | Canada

LEVIS, Que. - A former soldier who says he was poisoned while serving overseas is planning to start a hunger strike Saturday in front of the office of...

Hunger-Striking Vet Says Military Wouldn't Show Him Own Medical Records

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.02.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A former soldier battling a series of health problems says the Canadian Forces failed to inform him that medical tests showed he was carryi...

Ill Canadian Vet Plans Hunger Strike

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.30.2011 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - An ex-soldier who says he was poisoned while serving overseas is planning to go on a hunger strike outside the office of Canada's veterans ...