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Vinh Long offers 1,000 gifts to AO victims, vision-impaired

Vinh Long offers 1,000 gifts to AO victims, vision-impaired

The Association of Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin (AO) in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long and the provincial Blind Association on May 9 presented more than 1,000 gifts to AO victims and poor vision-impaired people in the locality.

March in France seeks support for Vietnamese AO victims

March in France seeks support for Vietnamese AO victims

Vietnamese expatriates in France joined locals in a march on May 1 to call for support for Vietnamese people who suffer physical and mental pain caused by Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin sprayed by the US army during the war in Vietnam.

US actor takes up cudgels on behalf of VN AO victims

US actor takes up cudgels on behalf of VN AO victims

What started out as a gesture of good will has become Richard Hughes’ passion and destiny as he knocks on doors and crosses oceans in search of justice for Vietnamese victims of Agent Orange.

HCM City assists poor, AO victims in Ninh Thuan

HCM City assists poor, AO victims in Ninh Thuan

The Vietnam Red Cross and a group of HCM City officials led by municipal Party Committee Secretary Dinh La Thang visited and presented the Tet (Lunar New Year) gifts to poor households and Agent Orange (AO) victims in Ma Noi mountainous commune, Ninh Son district, Ninh Thuan province on January 7.

Richard Hughes - Journey to ease the pain of war

Richard Hughes - Journey to ease the pain of war

Dick Hughes (Actor, Humanitarian & Loose Cannons, Inc. Founder) has recently made a trip to Vietnam with the purpose of helping Vietnamese street children who are still suffering from the lingering pains caused by Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin as war legacy.

German documentary on AO victims nominated for Emmy

German documentary on AO victims nominated for Emmy

“Long Thanh will lachen”, the German documentary about an Orange Agent/Dioxin victim in Vietnam, is one of eight nominations for the News and Current Affairs category of the Emmy Awards this year.

Settling AO consequences – urgent, long-term issue: President

Settling AO consequences – urgent, long-term issue: President

The 55th Agent Orange (AO) Day in Vietnam was commemorated in Hanoi on August 10 when President Tran Dai Quang said the settlement of chemical toxin consequences is an urgent and long-term issue and also the conscience and responsibility of the whole political system and people.

Various activities held to assist AO victims

Various activities held to assist AO victims

Various activities have been held across the country to ease the pain of victims of Agent Orange/dioxin (AO) ahead of the 55th anniversary of the AO/dioxin disaster in Vietnam (August 10, 1961-2016).

Scientists still uncovering AO harmful effects

Scientists still uncovering AO harmful effects

VOV.VN - Hundreds of scientists from around the globe have gathered for a workshop in Hanoi to speak about the continuing harmful impact of Agent Orange (AO) that US Air Forces sprayed during the Vietnam War.