10/13/16 EPISODE 1
The Great Water Game

A vast and densely populated region of North-east India that depends on water from Brahmaputra and its tributaries is feeling agitated over China's ambitious efforts to redraw its water map. China’s reported plan to divert the Brahmaputra from its upper reaches is being seen as a direct affront to India and a violation of International norms of sharing river waters. The 19th Century Great Game continues, with water!

OUTRO: You've been listening to Orient Espresso the weekly discussion of a headline issue in U.S. - China relations, between Dartmouth College historian Pamela Crossley & Norwich University international relations specialist Sarwar Kashmeri.


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