NEW ZEALAND NEWSWIRE, 10:45 AM, MAY 11, 2006
A working group set up to advise the Government how to assist Vietnam War veterans exposed to Agent Orange and other herbicides, has handed its report to the Government.
The working party met with more than 500 veterans and their families.
Defence Minister Phil Goff and Veterans’ Affairs Minister Rick Barker say they have received the report and it is under consideration.
A response to the report is expected within a couple of months.