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Related Full text of the executive order Stars and Stripes coverage of veterans issues Stars and Stripes coverage of suicide in the military President Barack Obama greets members of the military and their families upon his arrival at Biggs Airfield at Fort Bliss, Texas, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday directing the Department of Veterans Affairs to expand mental health services and suicide prevention efforts. The president made the announcement in a speech to troops at Fort Bliss, Texas, where he was scheduled to hold a roundtable with soldiers and their families. Much of what’s outlined in the executive order are initiatives that were previously announced earlier this summer by the VA. Obama is instructing the VA to ensure that any veteran with suicidal thoughts is seen by a mental hea...

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