Asia (bbabo.net), - Construction of the China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan railway will begin in the near future. This was stated by the President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sadyr Japarov, reports Sputnik Kyrgyzstan.
According to the Kyrgyz leader, during construction the authorities plan to abandon external borrowings and implement the project in a different way. Japarov did not specify what path this would be.
It is reported that the new highway will connect about four billion people and expand the geography of transportation from Asia through Turkey to Europe, the Middle East, Iran, the Persian Gulf countries and North Africa.