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Junior Minister Devins vows to cut suicide rate by 10%

Published 26/08/2007

A Junior Health Minister says he is committed to reducing the suicide rate by 10% by 2010.

Dr Jimmy Devins made the comments at a meeting discussing youth suicide today.

He said that it is important to identify ways to prevent further loss of life.

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