China-Pakistan railroad will help curb extremism: Ex-Pakistan PM
CNBC reports: "The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a railroad which will
traverse western China through Pakistan, will help job creation as well
as help to curb terrorism as people grow more prosperous, Pakistan's
former prime minister told CNBC on Wednesday.
The $46B deal agreed upon between China and Pakistan will allow China to
avoid its current maritime sea routes to bring products into the Middle
East and Europe."