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Lee Berthiaume

Confusion swirls around vets' plan

OTTAWA—The Trudeau government's long-awaited plan to provide lifelong disability pensions to veterans has been met with confusion and frustration from many of those it is expected to help.

Veterans Affairs minister Seamus O'Regan unveiled the new pension plan yesterday—more than two years after the Liberals promised it during the last federal election and only days before Christmas.