The Canadian Press

1981-01-26 | Agent Orange Experiments

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Defense Minister Gilles Lamontagne defended Agent Orange experiments at Gagetown, New Brunswick. Canadian Press reporter John McKay had this report.

Date: 1981-01-26
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 44 seconds

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