The Mekong river originates in Tibet and runs through six countries in South-East-Asia.
"Mekong" is derived from "Me Kongkea" which means "Ma Ganga" (Mother Ganga) in the Khmer language.
Bet your history/geography textbooks didn't teach you that. https://t.co/al3SbEPvyW
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