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South Korea Court Orders US Firms, Monsanto, Dow Chemical To Pay Up Over 'Agent Orange'

South Korea Court Orders US Firms, Monsanto, Dow Chemical To Pay Up Over 'Agent Orange'

AFP 7/12/2013 5:43:51 PM

South Korea's highest court on Friday upheld a ruling ordering two US Agent Orange makers to compensate 39 Vietnam War veterans, while sending another decision back to a lower court for review.

The Supreme Court recognised the correlation between the toxic defoliant and certain skin diseases, saying the 39 victims should receive a total of 466 million won ($415,000) from Dow Chemical and Monsanto.

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