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What does NGVFA stand for?

NGVFA stands for National Gulf Veterans and Families Association


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Those left ill from the 1990-1991 conflict must seek compensation for each individual symptom because the Ministry of Defence refuses to recognise "Gulf War Syndrome" as a medical condition, according to the National Gulf Veterans and Families Association (NGVFA).
The National Gulf Veterans and Families Association said that of the 7,500 veterans who have made a claim for a disablement pension, 1,500 have claimed GWS, and only two cases have been heard so far.
The National Gulf Veterans and Families Association said that of the 7,500 veterans who have made a claim for a disablement pension, 1,500 have claimed GWS, and only two cases have been heard
However, the National Gulf Veterans and Families Association dismissed the research as ``significantly flawed'', arguing that a disproportionate number of its members suffered from motor neurone disease.
Tony Flint, of the National Gulf Veterans and Families Association, said he would write to Tony Blair and Defence Secretary Geoff Hoon to express his ``absolute disgust'' at the decision.
The National Gulf Veterans and Families Association (NGVFA) said the tribunal's verdict added to its call for a full public inquiry into Gulf War illnesses.