Paramilitary police officers stand guard in front of the Monument to the People's Heroes during the opening ceremony of the National People's Congress at the Tiananmen Square in Beijing

 
Paramilitary police officers stand guard in front of the Monument to the People
Paramilitary police officers stand guard in front of the Monument to the People's Heroes during the opening ceremony of the National People's Congress (NPC), at the Tiananmen Square in Beijing March 5, 2013. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic