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.

Photography by Philip Jones Griffiths

Photography by Philip Jones Griffiths

Black and white photography of Vietnamese persons presumed to be suffering the effects of Agent Orange multiple generations after the U.S. ended the war.