China's $9 Billion New 'Silk Road'

China in Focus host Sarwar Kashmeri speaks with Matthew Goodman of the Center for International and Strategic Studies about China’s $9 billion “One Belt, One Road” initiative, a project some refer to as the new “silk road.”



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Above: Lanterns displayed at Yuntai Garden in Guangzhou, China. "Silk Road" was the theme of the lantern festival held in Guangzhou, September 15–October 24, 2016. (Photo: Zhong Zhenbin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)