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Tens of thousands of Vietnam vets are still waiting for the VA to recognize their exposure to Agent Orange.

43 years after the Vietnam war, many Navy veterans are still battling for benefits for potential Agent Orange exposure

A bill is making its way through Congress that would extend VA benefits to veterans who were stationed in ships off the Vietnamese coast. Early this month, VA Secretary Robert Wilkie sent a letter to the Senate asking to stop the bill, saying its provisions are based on sympathy instead of science.

As a POW in Vietnam, John McCain refused release until his fellow prisoners were freed, making him a hero in the eyes of many

Sen. John McCain, a giant of American politics who died on Saturday at 81, was perhaps most profoundly shaped by his military service and more than five years as a prisoner of war during the Vietnam War.

Trump reportedly has no regrets about saying McCain was ‘not a war hero’

Amid an outpouring of public support from Republicans and Democrats alike, Trump has been noticeably silent about the Arizona Republican. White House officials even told The Post that Trump does not want to talk about McCain before he dies.

Trump reportedly won’t comment on McCain while he’s still alive, and repeatedly says he should step down from his Senate seat

President Donald Trump's fraught relationship with Senator John McCain will continue in the face of the senator's declining health, as Trump refuses to comment on McCain while he's still alive, according to White House officials.
"I love the smell of napalm in the morning."

Trump appeared to confuse napalm with Agent Orange — and he reportedly got the idea from an iconic movie set in the Vietnam War

President Donald Trump reportedly confused veterans advocacy leaders after he appeared to conflate Agent Orange with napalm.

The US military apparently wanted to use jetpacks during the Vietnam War

The invention could have been used in more ways than you'd expect.

Trump says he’s thinking ‘very seriously’ about pardoning Muhammad Ali, whose attorney says would be ‘unnecessary’

President Donald Trump said Friday he was thinking "very seriously" about pardoning the late boxer Muhammed Ali, who refused to be inducted into the army during the Vietnam War and whose conviction was overturned by the Supreme Court in 1971. Trump added he's considering pardons for "some others."

Actor Bill Murray writes op-ed comparing Parkland shooting activists to the students who helped end the Vietnam War

"It was the students who made all the news, and that noise started, and then the movement wouldn't stop," Bill Murray wrote in an NBC News op-ed.

50 years ago, Vietnamese forces launched the Tet Offensive and changed how America saw the Vietnam War

Americans saw a stark contrast to what they had been told — that the communists were losing and the war could be over soon.
A US Marine Corps sniper team searches for targets in the Khe Sanh Valley

50 years ago, US troops bunkered down for the Vietnam War’s most infamous siege — here’s how the Battle of Khe Sanh unfolded

There are still debates about the true number of casualties, but estimates range that 1,000 to 3,500 US soldiers died.