Vietnam War

U.S. to Pay Millions For Agent Orange ClaimsEnding years of wait, the government agreed Thursday to provide disability benefits to as many as 2,100 Air Force reservists and active-duty forces exposed to Agent Orange residue on airplanes used in the Vietnam War.
New 'Reporting Vietnam' Exhibit Opens at the Newseum"Reporting Vietnam," a new exhibit marking the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, is now open for visitors at the Newseum in D.C.
Former Interrogation Chief: Report 'Throws CIA Under This Bus'The Senate Intelligence Committee's report on coercive tactics betrays intelligence officials and will erode their trust in future presidential administrations, a former CIA official who oversaw the agency's enhanced interrogation program said Sunday.
Decades Later, Vietnam Soldiers Get Medal of Honor Obama is bestowing the Medal of Honor on Army Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins and Army Spc. Donald P. Sloat, nearly half a century after they fought in Vietnam.
Hundreds Attend Father's Day Ceremony at Vietnam Memorial Hundreds of people spent Father's Day paying tribute to American soldiers at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington.
7 Vietnam War Veterans Set for Burial in ArlingtonThe recently recovered remains of seven U.S. service members from the Vietnam War are being laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.
Pilots Killed in Vietnam War Interred at Arlington National CemeteryIn July 1969, Maj. James Sizemore and his co-pilot Maj. Howard Andre were shot down and killed while flying a nighttime combat mission over Laos.
Pentagon Papers Leaker Calls Manning a 'Casualty'Pentagon Papers leaker Daniel Ellsberg says Bradley Manning is "one more casualty of a horrible, wrongful war" and he did not deserve any prison time.
Hanoi Opens 3 New Areas In Search For MIAs The Vietnamese government on Monday agreed to open three new sites in the country for excavation by the United States to search for troop remains from the war, the minister of defense told U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta during a meeting here.