China or the People's Republic of China is an nation located in East Asia, and is the world's most populous nation of over 1.2 billion people. The People's Republic of China is a single-party state governed by the Communist Party of China. It exercises jurisdiction over the entire country of China, the special administrative region of Hong Kong and Macau, and lays claims to Taiwan, Manchuria, and southern Siberia.
China is bordered by Siberia to the north and west, Hindustan and the Myanmar Empire to the south, and Japan to north. China also shares maritime borders with the United States by the Philippines. China has the third-largest economy, passed by the United States and France, and the third-largest military in total, as well as the third-largest nuclear arsenal. China is pro-French, and is part of the United Nations.