Workers hold Chinese and Turkmenistan state flags as they attend a launching ceremony at Galkynysh gas field in eastern Turkmenistan September 4, 2013. China's President Xi Jinping on Wednesday ... more 
Workers hold Chinese and Turkmenistan state flags as they attend a launching ceremony at Galkynysh gas field in eastern Turkmenistan September 4, 2013. China's President Xi Jinping on Wednesday launched output at the world's second-largest natural gas field in Turkmenistan set to feed China's energy-hungry economy, in a move signalling Beijing's growing clout in resource-rich Central Asia. REUTERS/Marat Gurt (TURKMENISTAN - Tags: BUSINESS ENERGY POLITICS) less 
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