DA NANG – (VNS) Two Vietnamese and four South Korean Agent Orange/Dioxin victims will join in a trans-Viet Nam cycling tour from November 1-25.
The 20-member group will start the ride in HCM City and wind through 1,700 kilometres to Ha Noi.
The event is to raise awareness and support for AO victims.
During the cycling, participants, which includes artists, sportsmen and AO victims, will meet up with local associations for AO victims.
The team is expected to arrive in central Da Nang City on November 15.
As many as 4.8 million Vietnamese were directly exposed to Agent Orange and other herbicides during the Viet Nam War. – VNS