Water wars? Thirsty, energy-short China stirs fear

Associated Press: The wall of water raced through narrow Himalayan gorges in northeast India, gathering speed as it raked the banks of towering trees and boulders. When the torrent struck their island in the Brahmaputra river, the villagers remember, it took only moments to obliterate their houses, possessions and livestock. No one knows exactly how the disaster happened, but everyone knows whom to blame: neighboring China. "We don't trust the Chinese," says fisherman Akshay Sarkar at the resettlement site where......

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