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Russia and China Ink $400 Billion Energy Deali
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Mil Arcega
May 22, 2014 12:12 AM
China and Russia announced a major energy deal Wednesday to supply Biejing, the world’s second largest economy, with a steady supply of natural gas for 30 years. Analysts say the $400 billion agreement comes at an opportune moment for Russian president Vladimir Putin. But as Mil Arcega reports, it also carries risks.

Russia and China Ink $400 Billion Energy Deal

Published May 21, 2014

China and Russia announced a major energy deal Wednesday to supply Biejing, the world’s second largest economy, with a steady supply of natural gas for 30 years. Analysts say the $400 billion agreement comes at an opportune moment for Russian president Vladimir Putin. But as Mil Arcega reports, it also carries risks.


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