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, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 44 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << defense minister hilemon pending admitted today the Canadian military did work with the US army and testing chemical defoliants again gauge town in New Brunswick in the late sixties however he angrily charged opposition MPs with trying to make political hay on the matter before all the facts were known I'm on tank that although the infamous Agent Orange was involved he said it has not yet been confirmed as a health hazard is government is lying to involve the fact that there were in the Vietnam War IP we never were mixed up with that and however mon tank that Canada was interested in the chemical only of the bush clearing device and the test were not conducted in the vicinity of any civilian population John McKay and off the wall >>

Clip ID: 19810126CPCN001