The Silk Trap: OBOR's 3rd icy highway
A giant blanket of the finest Chinese silk to boost global trade. That’s what it seemed when Beijing decided some years ago to revive the Silk Route used by ancient traders but the Asian power’s One Belt One Road Initiative has proven more than that. Member states have benefited, but also fear being choked by debt. Will the OBOR’s newest route mean Chinese engulfment and dominance of the globe?