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Disturbing new revelations about the treatment of wounded troops recovering at Walter Reed medical center.
At hospitals suspending meal tickets and reducing hours for its only cafe.
The changes apparently just the tip of the iceberg -- that facility struggles to cope with.
Budget cuts national security correspondent Jennifer -- on that.
At the Pentagon I thought Walter Reed Jennifer had improved its facilities since moving.
Out into the -- What we did to bill that Fox News has learned earlier this month the military decided to invalidate meal tickets.
And reduce the hours at the warrior cafe the -- dining facility.
In Walter -- building 62 which is where all the multiple amputees and long term recovering patients live.
The decision which was announced at a town hall meeting last Thursday.
What effect sergeant Josh Wetzel a double amputee and about a 160 other families to spend up to two years.
In building 62 they were told their government issued meal tickets would no longer be valid at the warrior cafe.
And they would have to walk or -- -- -- nearly a half mile across the Walter Reed campus to the temporary food trailer.
For breakfast lunch and dinner.
Any response from pentagon officials.
And the explanation as to why they did this Jennifer.
Well we haven't had any response yet.
We interviewed sergeant Josh wet cell who is going to be affected by the decision here's what he said.
The building -- to I would say it's.
Close to a half mile.
From from Billings 62 today -- -- -- right across the -- And a half Hamas so it's it's around there.
And for guys you know they don't have legs that are you know -- on -- prosthetics -- in a wheelchair even you know that's a long distance ago.
The Warner cafe is a central meeting point for these amputees.
It gives them a sense of independence they can just wheeled down the hall to the -- cafe.
Closing it on the weekends really -- these guys -- marble and their families have spoken out.
And what really bothers them is that this new facility these trailers.
Aren't even very handicap accessible here sergeant Wetzel.
The gallery and you know it's it's it's.
Quote unquote handicapped accessible but.
For guys that have serious liability injuries like.
You know there they don't they're not employees -- hands that -- and stuff like that you know it's tough for them -- get in the door.
Late Wednesday the Pentagon said they may reconsider their decision.
We still haven't seen any official statements on that word for word on -- thank you Jennifer Jennifer Griffin the Pentagon for.
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