Exclusive: Buttigieg says he suffered depression on return from Afghanistan

Axios | 6/17/2019 | Mike Allen
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"Of course, it's the effect of having been exposed to danger," Buttigieg said during an interview at his campaign HQ in South Bend, Ind.

"I think, also, some moral pressure," he continued. "Any time, in any way, you are even remotely involved in killing, it takes something out of you, and it takes a lot of work to process that."

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