World Affairs

Edlis Neeson Great Decisions: India and Pakistan

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Date
Thu Jan 30, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location
Koch Building
1000 N. Third St.
Aspen, CO
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In this eight-week series, participants gather to discuss key foreign policy issues facing the world today. Lead by volunteer moderators, participants will engage in moderated discussions with their fellow citizens. This year’s topics will include Climate Change and the Global Order, India and Pakistan, Red Sea Security, The Rebirth of Russian Influence, U.S. Relations with the Northern Triangle, China’s Road into Latin America, Fragmentation of the EU, and Artificial Intelligence and Data.

January 30: India and Pakistan
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi rode a wave of Hindu nationalism to a historic reelection in 2019. His first order of business was to revoke the special status granted to the Kashmir region, inflaming the rivalry between India and Pakistan. How will the Kashmir situation affect the region, both economically and politically?

Thursdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. beginning Thursday, January 23, running through Thursday, March 12 in the Koch Building at the Aspen Institute.

Fee: $225, includes all sessions, readings and light refreshments. Register here.