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Pakistan: China's new super highway?

The Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting his country's long-time ally, Pakistan. During his trip, the two countries are expected to sign a number of deals.

Among them is the idea of building a multi-billion-dollar "economic corridor" linking the western Chinese city of Kashgar to Pakistan's coastal town of Gwadar and the Arabian Sea.

Shahzeb Jillani reports.

  • 20 Apr 2015
  • From the section Asia
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