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People's Republic of China

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  1. ( ), commonly known as China, is the largest country in East Asia and the most populous in the world with over 1.3 billion people, approprimately a fifth of the world's population

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  2. It is a socialist republic that is ruled by the Communist Party of China under a single-party system and has jurisdiction over twenty-two provinces, five autonomous regions, four municipalities, and two Special Administrative Regions. Beijing has bee

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  3. At 9.6 million km2, the People's Republic of China (PRC) is the world's third largest country by area and endowed with a diverse landscape

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  4. In the north, near the PRC's borders with Mongolia and Russia's Siberia, the Gobi Desert and forest steppes dominate the dry expanse while lush subtropical forests grow along its southern borders with Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar

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  5. The terrain in the west is rugged and high altitude with the Himalayas and the Tian Shan mountain ranges forming the PRC's natural borders with India and Central Asia

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