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News and events in Vietnam and the United States, and the history of legislative efforts to support victims of Agent Orange.

Senator Patrick Leahy to Retire

Sen. Leahy-led projects have been key elements in helping to forge the strong new relationship between the United States and Vietnam.

Barbara Lee Introduces Bill to Help Vietnamese Victims of Agent Orange

Rep. Barbara Lee introduces HR 3518, the Victims of Agent Orange Relief Act of 2021, in the US House of Representatives.

2005 Justice Tour Press Release

2005 Justice Tour Press Release

On November 30, 2005, 6:00pm, at Roosevelt University, a delegation of Vietnamese victims of Agent Orange will meet for the first time with U.S. veterans also suffering from the wounds they sustained in the war in Vietnam.

VAORRC Newsletter November 2005

VAORRC Newsletter November 2005

The Vietnam Dioxin Collective calls for an international mobilization week for the victims of Agent Orange just before the U.S. Veterans Day.

Deadly defoliants

Deadly defoliants

By CBC News Online The chemical colours The names for the chemical defoliants come from the Vietnam War where the name signified the identifying bands that were used on the 55-gallon drums that...

Agent Orange: Grim Legacy

Agent Orange: Grim Legacy

“The parents know the progression of the disease. The younger one will get worse, like his brother, ” Dr. Binh says.