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Failed attempt at China-N Korea connection

New Yalu River Bridge, which was supposed to bring investment to N Korea, lies unfinished and abandoned

BRIDGE TO NOWHERE: A general view of the New Yalu River bridge that was designed to connect China's Dandong New Zone, Liaoning province, with several economic zones in North Korea.

Dandong, China

TOWERING above the murky waters, the New Yalu River Bridge was supposed to symbolise a new era in relations between China and North Korea, helping to bring investment to landmark free trade zones jointly run with the impoverished and isolated country.

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