Medal of Dishonour: US veterans dump awards outraged by endless wars
The U.S. military has admitted that major mistakes were made during its wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, in a report that showed flaws in training and policy. It also highlighted a lack of understanding over the realities faced by troops. Now, it seems the country’s war veterans are joining an increasingly-angry public, over what they see as America’s constant cycle of war. With some even ditching their honours of valour – as Anastasia Churkina explains.