THE SECTION DESCRIBES HOW THE CHINESE COMMUNIST PARTY EMPLOYS ITS FOREIGN INFRASTRUCTURE AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM TO FURTHER ITS STRATEGIC INTERESTS ABROAD AND IN INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTIONS.
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