Effects of Agent Orange Defoliant

Retired Admiral Elmo Zumwalt, Jr., Chief, U.S. Navy, Naval Operation, and Dr. Arnold Schecter, Professor, State University of New York, Syracuse,… read more

Retired Admiral Elmo Zumwalt, Jr., Chief, U.S. Navy, Naval Operation, and Dr. Arnold Schecter, Professor, State University of New York, Syracuse, Preventative Medicine continued to discuss the possible effects of the use of the defoliant Agent Orange by the U.S. armed forces in Vietnam during the Vietnam War. They discussed the effects of Agent Orange involvement in birth defects and cancers in the children of Vietnamese citizens and American veterans including Admiral Zumwalt’s son who served in Vietnam. Dr. Schecter cited the possible link of Dioxins to cancer not only in Vietnam but also in general use in the U.S. close

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Effects of Agent Orange Defoliant

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Program ID:
26248-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Roundtable
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 24, 1992 | 5:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • May 24, 1992 | 5:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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