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September 17 2016 Nurdin Orozaliev holds in his hand a chunk of ice he hacked off a glacier on the flanks of Chok Tal peak in the Chon Kemin Valley of northern Kyrgyzstan. Bubbles of ancient air trapped in the shard catch the sunlight. Climate change in Kyrgyzstan is affecting cross border water rights in the already ethnically divided Fergana Valley, all while glaciers melt in the Tian Shan Mountains. Tensions are rising as different groups compete for scarcer and scarcer resources.