US NGO donates $18,000 to treat children affected by Agent Orange

CORE (Community Reconciliation) Vietnam  has donated US$18,000 to help children affected by Agent Orange in Ho Chi Minh City.

The American NGO handed over the amount to the HCMC Association of Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin, which will use it for treatment for the children.

After the ceremony, more than 30 dioxin-affected children with muscular atrophy in the legs and hands that curl outwards were taken to the Orthopedics and Rehabilitation Hospital for treatment for the deformities.

They are all from poor families.

By Vu Tuan - Translated by Uyen Phuong

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