reviewers for their helpful comments on the earlier draft of this article. 1 Richard W. Hu, “China’s ‘One Belt One Road’ Strategy: Opportunity or Challenge for India?,” China Report 53: 2 (2017): 108. doi: 10.1177/0009445517696619. 2 Shirin Lakhani, “The China-PakistanEconomicCorridor: Regional Effects
the South China Sea while Indonesia was angered with China’s claim that Indonesia’s Natuna Island exclusive economic zone fell within China’s Nine-Dash Lines. Abanti Bhattacharya, supra note 8, 323. 32 India is also concerned about the construction of the China-PakistanEconomicCorridor which
Initiative will focus on jointly building smooth, secure and efficient transport routes connecting major sea ports along the Belt and Road. 46 More specifically, the China-PakistanEconomicCorridor and the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Economic Corridor are closely related to the Belt and Road Initiative
, the ongoing China-PakistanEconomicCorridor and the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Economic Corridor are pronounced to be closely related to the Belt and Road Initiative.
16 Other institutions include Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation ( apec ), Asia-Europe Meeting ( asem ), Asia Cooperation
with Europe via Russia and Central Asia, with the centerpiece being the China-PakistanEconomicCorridor ( Zhongguo-Bajisitan Jingji Zoulang 中国-巴基斯坦经济走廊) or cpec , and associated transportation and communication routes planned across the Central Asia/Caucasus region. It is very likely that Siberia