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Tokyo is the enormous and wealthy capital of Japan, overflowing with culture, commerce and, most of all, people.

Seoul is the capital of South Korea. With a municipal population of over 10.5 million, and a metropolitan population totaling over 20.5 million, Seoul is by far South Korea's largest city and one of East Asia's financial and cultural epicenters.

Beijing is the capital of the most populous country in the world, China, and its second largest city after Shanghai.

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China, officially known as the People's Republic of China, is a vast country in Eastern Asia about the same size as the United States of America with the world's largest population, 1.34 billion according to the 2010 census.

Japan, known as Nihon or Nippon in Japanese, is an island nation in East Asia. Also known as the "Land of the Rising Sun", Japan is a country where the past meets the future.

South Korea, formally the Republic of Korea is a country in East Asia. South Korea occupies the southern half of the Korean Peninsula, with North Korea to the north, China across the sea to the west and Japan a short ferry ride to the southeast.

Taiwan is an island nation of about 36,000 km² located off the coast of southeastern mainland China, southwest of Okinawa and north of the Philippines.

Mongolia, known as Mongol uls in Mongolian, is a landlocked country located between China and Russia.

North Korea is a country in East Asia occupying the northern half of the Korean Peninsula that lies between Korea Bay and the East Sea.

Korea is a peninsula in East Asia, connected by land to Northeast China and the Russian Far East to the north, across the Yellow Sea from Beijing to its west, and separated from Japan by the Sea of Japan to its east.

China's system of political geography differs somewhat from that in other countries.

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