US Ambassador: Downgrade Would be 'Setback to India's Hopes to Grow'

Standard & Poor's possible downgrade of India's investment status "reflects some of the current problems India is having," U.S. Ambassador to India Nancy Powell said Friday at Asia Society Studios in New York. 

In the video above, Powell also comments on India's role in Afghanistan, the India-China dynamic, and challenges facing the U.S.-India relationship.

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