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Vietnam demands Monsanto pays compensation for Agent Orange victims
Toxic defoliant has been linked to birth defects, cancers and other deadly diseases from which millions suffer to this day.US planes drop Agent Orange in 1966 ( AP )
Vietnam has demanded Monsanto pay compensation to the victims of Agent Orange, which the company supplied to the US military during the Vietnam War.
It came in response to the firm being ordered to pay $289m (£226m) to a school groundsman who claims his use of its Roundup weedkiller contributed to his terminal cancer.
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