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Nguyen Van Tuan Tu, a 7 year old boy suffering from serious health problems, is taken care of by a family member under mosquito net in their house near the airport in Danang, in central Vietnam April 12, 2015. When he started working at the Danang International Airport in 1997 Nguyen Van Tuan Tu's father was not aware of the danger - he was collecting snails and fish from a lake near the airport which has been contaminated by the defoliant Agent Orange and bringing them home to eat. His first child after started working at the airport, a daughter was born in 2000 and died in 2007. Nguyen Van Tuan Tu was born in 2008 with same symptoms as his late sister and doctors and parents believe their health problems are linked to effects of the Agent Orange. The couple has one healthy daughter that was born in 1995 before they started working at the airport and it's now an university student. Danang airport was a former a U.S. airbase during the war and since 2012 both U.S. and Vietnam are cleaning up the toxic chemical defoliant Agent Orange from parts of it.  REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
Nguyen Van Tuan Tu, a 7 year old boy suffering from serious health problems, is taken care of by a family member under mosquito net in their house near the airport in Danang, in central Vietnam April 12, 2015. When he started working at the Danang International Airport in 1997 Nguyen Van Tuan Tu's father was not aware of the danger - he was collecting snails and fish from a lake near the airport which has been contaminated by the defoliant Agent Orange and bringing them home to eat. His first...
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