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Who's behind the Nicaraguan Canal?

Late last year, Nicaragua broke ground on a $50 billion canal that would connect the world's great oceans and make the Panama canal look like slip and slide. But what's the environmental cost? The Guardian's Jon Watts tried to find out.

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