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Ankur Shah

Ankur Shah is a writer focused on China, Russia and the Belt and Road initiative. He has written for the EconomistForeign Policy, the Center for Strategic and International Studies and others.


Broken Tooth’s BRI Bluff

A notorious ex-gangster is reportedly launching an illicit gambling project in Myanmar under the banner of the Belt and Road Initiative. What does that say about Beijing’s most important foreign policy initiative?