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Thursday, 28 January 2021


Sovereign state in East Asia


China officially the People's Republic of China (PRC) is a country in East Asia. It is the world's most populous country with a population of around 1.4 billion in 2019. Covering approximately 9.6 million square kilometers, it is the world's third or fourth-largest country by area. As a one-party state led by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), the country is officially divided into 23 provinces, five autonomous regions, four direct-controlled municipalities and the special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Macau.

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