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Balochistan and a New “Great Game” in Central Asia?

By Martin W. Lewis | May 20, 2011 | 17 Comments
Map of the rivalry between Chabahar and Gwadar

Balochistan is an impoverished region beleaguered by insurgency and ethnic strife. But it is rich in resources and it occupies an increasingly vital geo-strategic position. As a result, Balochistan has been the focus of massive infrastructural projects. Iran and Pakistan are developing competing port, rail, and highway networks

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