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Russia-China Gas Pipeline Through Protected Altai Mountains in Siberia --NTDTV.org

A natural gas pipeline from Northern Siberia to China. Russian gas giant Gazprom wants to build it, but there’s a problem--the pipeline runs through an area rich in archaeological artifacts. In fact, 27 have been found here on the Ukok plateau.

 

ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS AND BURIAL GROUNDS OVER 2000 YEARS AGO

 

 

 

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PLEASE WATCH THIS SITE'S VIDEO OF THE BEAUTIFUL GOLDEN MOUNTAINS OF ALTAI, RUSSIA

AND THE UKOK PLATEAU ,

 A WORLD HERITAGE SITE THAT IS ENDANGERED BECAUSE OF A PLAN FOR A PIPELINE THROUGH IT TO CHINA

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Russia and China: Cementing ties

Russia and China: Cementing ties | Chris' Regional Geography | Scoop.it
As China's Xi Jinping chooses Moscow for his inaugural state visit, we look at the ties that bind the two countries.
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Russia is of course the world's largest energy producer and China the biggest consumer. The two countries are in discussion about a gas pipeline that could eventually deliver 38bn cubic metres of Russian gas a year to China(quote from article)

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