Political and military effects of climate change

A US military analyst warns of climate wars, famines, floods of refugees, as areas near the Equator suffer permanent serious drought.

The possibility of major water wars between India and Pakistan is quite real, as water from the Himalayas starts in areas controlled by India then flows through Pakistan. But those glaciers are now melting at 7% a year.

“[The US-Mexico] border’s going to be militarised. I think there’s almost no question about it because the alternative is an inundation of the United States by what will be, effectively, climate refugees”