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US To Clean Up Agent Orange In Vietnam 40 Years After War Ends
2012-08-10 09:17:14

It has been forty years since the US military last dumped toxic Agent Orange over Vietnam’s forests, meant to destroy cover for guerillas and drive villagers into US-dominated cities.

2006-03-29 07:38:11

By Ho Binh Minh HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam War veterans and social activists from several countries demanded on Wednesday that Washington take responsibility for victims of the Agent Orange defoliant used by the U.S. military. The call for U.S.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.