China’s Trillion Dollar Gamble: The New Silk Road

03/06/201619 Comments

China’s “One Belt, One Road” plan is to build a vast transportation infrastructure connecting the “middle kingdom” to destinations all throughout Central and South Asia, Eurasia, and even Europe. The plan is as ambitious as it is comprehensive; consisting of a “Silk Road Economic Belt” and a “21st-Century Maritime Silk Road,” the aim is to link China to 65 countries with a combined population of 4.4 billion people, or more than half the population of the planet.

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