U.S. President Donald Trump’s state visit to India was overshadowed by sectarian riots in Delhi, but his meetings with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi helped reinforce areas of security cooperation between the world’s two largest democracies. In this episode, Senior Fellow Tanvi Madan talks about where trade negotiations stand between the two countries, how concerns about China shape the U.S.-India relationship, and what fueled the outbreak of violence between Hindus and Muslims.
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Thanks to audio producers Gaston Reboredo and Amelia Haymes, Chris McKenna, Fred Dews, and Camilo Ramirez for their support.
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