The CPEC, CPEC connecting China's resource-rich Xinjiang province with Pakistan's strategic Gwadar port in Balochistan, is regarded as the flagship project of the multi-billion BRI.
Security risks and costs of the USD 60 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are rising amid a resurgence of the deadly attacks by separatists in the troubled Balochistan province.
Geographically, there is no region better suited for China-Pakistan military collusion than Ladakh
Nazar, who calls himself a freedom fighter of Baloch Liberation Front (BLF) demanded an independent Balochistan.
The CPEC links China's Kashgar in Xinjiang province with Pakistan's Gwadar port in Balochistan through a network of roads, railways and highways.
India has objected to the USD 50 billion CPEC as it passes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.