Vietname vet sues VA trying to get benefits living in Cuba
Latin America & the Caribbean

Vietname vet sues VA trying to get benefits living in Cuba

HAVANA (AP) — Otto Macias was 19 when he left Cuba in the throes of a socialist revolution, enlisted in the U.S. Army and went to fight communists as a machine-gunner in Vietnam. He returned from battle in 1969 — broken and suffering from post-traumatic stress and schizophrenia, his family says. After years of hospitalization … Continue reading

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