May 2016. Xinjiang province, China. View of Baishahu lake on the side of the Karakoram highway, the road linking the Chinese western province of Xinjiang with Pakistan. The road G314 in China, aka the Karakoram highway, the road linking the western Chinese province of Xinjiang with Pakistan through the Pamir mountains. On the right is the Baishahu lake. A new road should be finished by 2017 to increase trade between the two countries.