Dying For Our Country

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Ted Danson

Brian Dennehy

Marg Helgenberger

Jennifer Jason Leigh

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Television movie that follows different individuals who are affected by mysterious illnesses when they return home from the Persian Gulf. Jim Tuite, a former Presidential Secret Service agent working for Senator Donald Riegle, not only discovers that many veterans are affected by Gulf War Syndrome, but believes that the government is trying to cover it up. Based on research and interviews with more than 100 veterans, relatives, members of the medical community, Pentagon officials and Washington insiders. Woven throughout the movie are interviews with veterans and their families.