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Contest #534

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January 12th, 2018 Posted by | Contest | 8 comments

8 Responses to “Contest #534”

  1. Altynkol train station, Kazakhstan

    44° 9’57.91″N
    80°17’55.11″E

  2. The railway station of Korgas, at the border of China and Kazakhstan

  3. Khorgos Gateway Dryport
    Kazakhstan border
    44° 9’49.73″N 80°18’42.73″E

  4. 44°09’54.41″ N 80°18’22.97″ E
    China–Kazakhstan border, railway crossing Khorgos,
    the new silk road

  5. Korgas dry port, border Kazakhstan/China
    44° 9’56.51″N 80°18’16.44″E

  6. 44°10’02″N 80°18’08″E. Khorgos Dryport facility. Kazakhstan

  7. Khorgos Gateway DryPort Building, Khorgos Village, Kazakistan
    https://www.csis.org/analysis/obor-ground-evaluating-chinas-one-belt-one-road-initiative-project-level
    https://reconasia.csis.org/analysis/entries/too-good-be-true/
    http://en.khorgosgateway.com/

  8. At 44.164936, 80.300130 , this rail yard is part of the new Khorgos Gateway free trade zone near the town of Khorgos (Horgos) on the Kazakh/Chinese border.

    My immediate reaction on seeing the original posting was that it was a Chinese rail yard somewhere in the far west of the country, but after having surveyed what I thought were all the rail crossings out of China to the west I was not able to locate it – until this morning, when I ran across this article in the NYTimes:

    https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/08/world/asia/kazakhstan-china-border.html