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"Government's Strategy to Combat Alcohol Abuse Not Working"

A former Royal Navy surgeon has criticised the Government's strategy on dealing with alcohol abuse in the Armed Forces. Professor Neil...

 
Professor Neil Greenberg says teaching soldiers about the dangers is a waste of time and doesn't stop them binge-drinking.
 
It's sparked responses from some personnel who say drinking is integral for group cohesion.
 
The Ministry of Defence has launched a review of its policy.
 
Toby Sadler reports.