Colin Powell was not only exposed to the defoliants; he directly accompanied the unit of South Vietnamese soldiers who were spraying them.
As Vietnam reaches 60 years since the chemical was first used in the war, it is important we do not forget the victims of this tragedy.
PeaceTrees Vietnam successfully handled and transported a MK82 bomb weighing 227kg left from the war in the central province of Quang Tri.
The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations on the 60th Commemoration of the Agent Orange Disaster and the Day for Agent Orange Victims.
Deputy Defense Minister of Vietnam received Paul Cheremeteff Grove, Senior Assistant to US Senator Patrick Leahy.
Twenty African giant pouched rats were recently imported from Tanzania and have undergone intense training.
“The United States has a moral responsibility to compensate the victims of the Agent Orange campaign,” declares Rep. Lee (D-CA) re. HR 3518.
Mark your calendars for August 12, 2021. We look forward to welcoming you to Quang Tri, Vietnam, in person or by online Zoom meeting.
by Vietnam+ Sappers of the Military High Command in the central province of Quang Tri in conjunction with the US’s Golden West organisation have successfully deactivated and removed bombs left from wartime that was found...
An interview with Chuck Searcy by Vietnam Times after a recent Agent Orange lawsuit was dismissed by a French court.
How the Agent Orange tragedy in Vietnam defined 40 years of a foreigner’s life. We have not seen the last victim yet of this lethal legacy.
An exhibition highlighting the pain of Vietnamese Agent Orange/dioxin victims and the current lawsuit is being held in Ho Chi Minh City.
Forty-six years have passed since the Vietnam War ended, yet the wounds of Agent Orange victims still demand attention.
US veterans gave bicycles to children affected by floods and funded new kitchen and bathrooms at the Quang Tri province’s Blind Center.
Cambodian Mine Action Centre removed 4,000 anti-aircraft shells which were found buried inside a Buddhist pagoda in Battambang province.
America has never taken responsibility for spraying the herbicide over Laos during the Vietnam War. But generations endured the consequences.
A million Vietnam veterans returned with illnesses connected to Agent Orange. How long will it take the government to admit COVID-19 wrongs?
New film streaming today addresses the impact of Agent Orange on veterans, children of veterans and the Vietnamese people.
Today, there’s a shared commitment between the people of both countries to address the legacies of war, declares Chuck Searcy.
“We support Agent Orange/dioxin victims claiming legal liability from the U.S. chemical firms that manufactured and traded Agent Orange/dioxin during the war in Vietnam.”
A French court is set to hear a landmark case against companies that supplied the US with Agent Orange during the Vietnam War.
More than 1,400 households with 4,500 inhabitants were evacuated while the bomb was being removed. The unexploded bomb weighed about 340kg.
Poisoning the Pacific: The US Military’s Secret Dumping of Plutonium, Chemical Weapons, and Agent Orange
Okinawa served as the main US launchpad for the war in southeast Asia – and the island is still contaminated today from that usage.
“Sen. Baldwin’s bill recognizes the refugee and immigrant communities who supported the US Armed Forces during conflict in Southeast Asia.”
Watch the full video presentations by Susan Schnall, Paul Cox, Namaya, Chuck Searcy, and Heather Bowser.
Panel discussions from the George Washington University conference hosted in conjunction with the traveling exhibit.
This panel was featured at the 2018 Veterans For Peace convention held in St. Paul, Minneapolis. The full title is" Developments from the Struggle Against Agent Orange: Lasting Legacy of War." Access this video on...
Việt Nam Note: Chuck Searcy, Project RENEW, 4 April 2020 Today, April 4, is International Mine Awareness Day, led by the United Nations and its Member States to focus the world's attention on the challenge to clean up...
Shared by Vietnam veteran Michael Uhl, with this introduction: In early 1978, Citizen Soldier, a nonprofit dedicated to advocacy on behalf of GIs and veterans, became involved in the controversial Agent Orange issue when...
Conclusion: AO/TCDD exposure may account for mortality from various diseases even several decades after exposure.