Local authorities hold a press conference on Saturday’s liquefied natural gas tanker explosion in east China’s Zhejiang Province. As of 4:00 a.m. Sunday, the accident has claimed at least 18 lives, with 166 others injured and hospitalized.
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China is the third largest country in the world by area and the largest country in the world by population. Properly known as the People’s Republic of China, the political territory of the country includes the former nations of Tibet and Hong Kong.