Vietnamese Victims of Agent Orange and U.S.-Vietnam Relations

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This report examines various estimates of the effects of Agent Orange on Vietnam's people and environment, the history of U.S. policy on the issue, the current cleanup efforts in Vietnam, the various forms of assistance—including U.S. assistance—provided to people with medical conditions associated with dioxin exposure, and the implications for bilateral relations. It concludes with a brief discussion of possible congressional responses to the issue.

Creator(s): Martin, Michael F.
Location(s): Vietnam
Creation Date: August 29, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Martin, Michael F.

Specialist in Asian Affairs

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: August 29, 2012
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Vietnam
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This report examines various estimates of the effects of Agent Orange on Vietnam's people and environment, the history of U.S. policy on the issue, the current cleanup efforts in Vietnam, the various forms of assistance—including U.S. assistance—provided to people with medical conditions associated with dioxin exposure, and the implications for bilateral relations. It concludes with a brief discussion of possible congressional responses to the issue.

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43 pages.

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