Latest "Air Force suicides" stories

American flags stand in the ground Sept. 1, 2020, outside of the 177th Fighter Wing, Egg Harbor Township, N.J.
Military suicides up as much as 20% in COVID era
Military suicides have increased by as much as 20% this year compared to the same period in 2019, and some incidents of violent behavior have spiked as service members struggle under COVID-19, war-zone deployments, national disasters and civil unrest.
In dark times, we all must be good wingmen
"I share this story as a 'call to arms' to my fellow airmen to pay close attention to our wingmen’s mental health and the responsibility we have to help them check their collective 'sixes.'"
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