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Outrageous: Agent Orange Maker Monsanto Seeks Return to Vietnam for GMO Crops

Friday, 10 February 2012 10:46

‘Vietnam here we come! At least that is what biotech giant Monsanto is saying. The multinational agricultural corporation most known for creating the hazardous chemical Agent Orange, which led to thousands of deaths and birth defects due to its widespread use within the country, is now attempting to begin providing Vietnam with their genetically modified foods.

During the Vietnam War, Monsanto’s Agent Orange was used as a part of the United States’ ‘herbicidal warfare program’. Having killed an estimated 400,000, deforming 500,00, and sickening 2 million, even 30 years after the war people are still suffering from the health effects induced by the chemical.’

Read more: Outrageous: Agent Orange Maker Monsanto Seeks Return to Vietnam for GMO Crops

http://www.davidicke.com/headlines/60877-outrageous-agent-orange-maker-monsanto-seeks-return-to-vietnam-for-gmo-crops-

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