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Iron Silk Road: Train connecting China to Europe passes Turkey

The first freight train to make its way from China to Europe has passed through the Turkish capital. The China Railway Express is also called the "Iron Silk Road." It's part of Beijing's far-reaching 'Belt and Road' infrastructure project. China aims to use the train to transport goods across the two continents in less than two weeks. Shamim Chowdhury travelled to Ankara to meet it. #SilkRoad #BeltandRoadInitiative #China

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Italy set to endorse China's Belt and Road plan | Money Talks

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China promotes ‘Belt and Road’ as Africa growth tool

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Strait Talk: China's One Belt One Road Project

New Silk Road

New Silk Road

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Europe's Slow COVID-19 Vaccine Roll-Out

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Why Is It Taking So Long To Vaccinate People in EU When Vaccines Are Ready and Available?

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What Becomes of America’s Democracy After Rioters Stormed The Capitol?

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Trump’s Controversial Acts of Clemency

Trump’s Presidential Pardons

Trump’s Presidential Pardons

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