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South East Asia floods have increased geo-political tensions in the region

27 Oct 2017, Acclimatise

Recent floods affecting Nepal, Bangladesh, India and China have threatened relationships between some of the countries, as infrastructure such as dams and the lack of sharing of relevant data have made the floods more severe in some areas. This highlights the need for cooperation across the region, as countries prepare for floods in the future.



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