An online photo display and a conference took place on August 9, focusing on the Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin disaster in Vietnam and efforts to ease its consequences.
The Korean Healthy Security Measures Association (KHSMA), an advocacy group for war veterans, held a press conference with foreign correspondents on May 27 in Seoul to condemn the use of Agent Orange during the war in Vietnam and protest the lack of compensation from the US administration for all the victims in the Republic of Korea (RoK) of the toxic chemical.
VOV.VN - US Senator John McCain died on August 25 (local time) after a battle with brain cancer, his office said. He was 81.
The annual “One heart – One world” exchange programme is scheduled to take place on April 16, aiming to raise funds for people with disabilities, orphans and those in difficult circumstances nationwide.
VOV.VN - Vice President of the Vietnam-US Society (VUS) Bui The Giang held a reception in Hanoi on March 14 for a delegation of the US Fund for Reconciliation and Development led by its Director John Francis McAuliff.
Officers of the Ministry of National Defence on October 17 held a working session with a delegation of US congressmen on the settlement of war consequences in Vietnam.
The Executive Board of the Buddhist Sangha of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum will offer over 2,000 gifts to disadvantaged people on the occasion of the major Buddhist festival, Vu Lan (Ullambana).
Students of the Technical Education School in Tigre district of Argentina’s Buenos Aires province had a chance to understand more about the land and people of Vietnam through a recent talk.
Scientists and environmentalists have highly rated the microbiological method of the Republic of Korea to detoxify soil contaminated with Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin sprayed by the US during the war in Vietnam.
The consequences of Agent Orange(AO) /dioxin, sprayed by US troops during the war in Vietnam, were highlighted in an article on the website ArgenPress of Argentina on September 4.
VOV.VN - The first runner-up of Miss Universe Vietnam 2015 Le Hang has presented gifts to Agent Orange victims and disadvantaged children in the central City of Danang.
Grassroots chapters of the Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin (VAVA) should engage in more people-to-people diplomatic activities so as to enhance support to the victims and their fight for justice.
(VOV) - As August 10th approaches, marking the 54th anniversary of the first time the US military used Agent Orange (AO) in the Vietnam War, millions across the nation still suffer from the lingering effects of the poisonous herbicide.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on September 14 received former Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama on a working visit to Vietnam.
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has issued a call to action at the third Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/dioxin (VAVA) conference in Hanoi on December 24, urging the organisation to step up its struggles for justice.
(VOV) - Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan has hailed the US Aspen Institute’s contributions to Vietnam-US relations during an October 23 meeting with the US- Vietnam Dialogue Group on Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin.
Vietnam will have a national data bank for research and the treatment of victims exposed to Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin.
The Vietnamese government has provided welfare support for over 200,000 Agent Orange/dioxin (AO) victims on a monthly basis.
(VOV) -US agencies are willing to cooperate and support Vietnam to deal with and overcome the serious consequences of Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin.
Plans to build a memorial centre that focuses on the toxic chemicals US forces used during the war in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue was discussed at a conference in Hanoi on October 30.