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Will China's Nicaraguan Canal Shift Power In The Western Hemisphere?

Carlos F. Chamorro | Posted 10.29.2014 | World
Carlos F. Chamorro

At a minimum cost of $50 billion and capable of handling the world's largest and most modern ships, this Chinese project right in the heart of the Americas will bring myriad uncertainties to Nicaragua. The unfolding of the Nicaraguan Canal is worth paying attention to, because it threatens to significantly reformat power alignments in Latin America and the world.

Nicaragua Canal Construction To Begin This Year

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaragua's government says the construction of the nation's inter-ocean canal will start at the end of this year, contrad...

Not Everyone Is On Board With The Nicaragua Canal

AP | LUIS MANUEL GALEANO and MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN | Posted 12.14.2013 | Latino Voices

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Six months after the Sandinista government granted a Chinese businessman a 100-year concession to build a vast canal acros...