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MEET THE DELEGATION FROM THE VIETNAMESE ASSOC. OF VICTIMS OF AGENT ORANGE

Date:
Sunday, June 10, 2007
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Event Type:
Meeting
Email:
Phone:
415-255-7331
Address:
P.O. Box 303, Prince St., N.Y., N.Y. 10012
Location Details:
Veteran's Building, Room 219 401 Van Ness Ave @ McAllister San Francisco, CA

The delegation from the Vietnamese Association of Victims of Agent Orange arrived in San Francisco Saturday night, June 9, 2007 from Vietnam.  They were met upon their arrival by many U.S. supporters including members of Veterans for Peace and members of the Vietnam Agent Orange Relief and Responsibility Campaign

Read the biographies of the delegation

Tour will cover New York City, San Francisco, Chicago, and Washington DC

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COME HEAR VIETNAM'S AGENT ORANGE SURVIVORS

7pm - Sunday, June 10, 2007

Veteran's Building, Room 219

401 Van Ness Ave @ McAllister, San Francisco

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These men and women have lived through and with Agent Orange poisoning, and have very important stories to tell.  Come share their experiences, and support them in their effort to secure a measure of relief for their country from this blight of war, AGENT ORANGE.

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FACTS:

*** 3 million Vietnamese people and hundreds of thousands of U.S. veterans and their families are affected by Agent Orange - a chemical weapon used by the U.S. government during the war

*** Agent Orange causes cancer and birth defects in hundreds of thousands of children.

*** Agent Orange continues to poison the soil and natural environment of Vietnam.

*** U.S. veterans and victims from New Zealand and Great Britain have been compensated but Vietnamese victims have not received a dime.

GET MORE DETAILS HERE

 

 

Added to the calendar on Sun, Jun 10, 2007 11:23AM
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