Vietnamese napalm girl Kim Phuc speaking for peace in Belgium


Remember this “girl”?? It’s so good to know that she’s grown into an adult woman. Let’s learn from her experience!!

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Kim Phuc just after the bombing, photo by Nick Ut

Belgian daily Het Laatste Nieuws wrote in February 2007 (translated):

The scars of the napalm girl of Vietnam still hurt

Kim Phuc, who, during the Vietnam war, became known as the “napalm girl”, still hurts at the scars she got from the US American air attack with napalm bombs on 8 June 1972.

“It hurts especially when the weather changes”, Kim, today a 43-year-old woman, says.

Kim Phuc with baby in 2005

Now that Ms Phan Thị Kim Phúc is an adult woman, as the second photo shows, her body still bears the terrible scars of the napalm war crime. However, that does not stop her from campaigning for peace everywhere in the world; so that other children won’t have to suffer what she suffered.

As the site of the Belgian peace movement reports, on 30 August she will be in Brussels, at a meeting of the Belgian Women’s Council. Ms Magda De…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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