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What China is doing in Hokkaido is far from constructing strategic bases in foreign lands as part of its “One Belt, One Road” initiative to connect it to Europe. But China’s intention of slowly penetrating Hokkaido over a long period of time is clear. Beijing’s ideal outcome is to create a situation in which people in Hokkaido cannot move forward without relying on China, the diplomatic source said. New Balance WR996CIN - Navy Clearance,Men's THE NORTH FACE Storm Waterproof Low Hiking Shoes Coffee Brown/Antique Moss (COFFEE BRN/ANTIQUE),Nike Air Force Downtown Leather Quickstrike - Black/Black-Black Wholesale Trade,.
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