Paramilitary policemen stand guard next to the Great Hall of the People ahead of the opening ceremony of the National People's Congress (NPC) at Tiananmen Square

 
Paramilitary policemen stand guard next to the Great Hall of the People ahead of the opening ceremony of the National People
Paramilitary policemen stand guard next to the Great Hall of the People ahead of the opening ceremony of the National People's Congress (NPC) at Tiananmen Square in Beijing March 5, 2013. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic