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Unformatted text preview: , currently the longest sea-crossing bridge in the world, though the construction of a Bering Strait crossing would face exceptional engineering, political, and financial challenges. There have been several proposals made by various persons, TV-channels, magazines, etc. The names used for such bridges have included The Intercontinental Peace Bridge and Eurasia-America Transport Link .  Tunnel names have included "TKM-World Link" and "AmerAsian Peace Tunnel". In April 2007, Russian government officials told the press that the Russian government will back a $65 billion plan by a consortium of companies to build a Bering Strait tunnel.  On 22 August 2011, the Daily Mail reported that the Russian government had approved a 60bn tunnel across the Bering Strait.   The 60bn comes from a rough Russian estimate of $100bn....
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This note was uploaded on 12/21/2011 for the course AMH AMH2010 taught by Professor Pietrzak during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
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