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China's Extensive Rail System Heads West To Europe04:05

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A new report from the World Bank says China's high-speed rail network is a remarkable feat. Rail is a big part of China's overall economic strategy — laying down new routes from Central and Western China to Europe. The BBC's China editor Carrie Gracie brings us this report.

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This segment aired on July 16, 2014.

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