Paramilitary police officers march at the entrance to the Forbidden City in Beijing on May 19, three days before the annual meeting of the National People’s Congress. Photo: AFPParamilitary police officers march at the entrance to the Forbidden City in Beijing on May 19, three days before the annual meeting of the National People’s Congress. Photo: AFP
Paramilitary police officers march at the entrance to the Forbidden City in Beijing on May 19, three days before the annual meeting of the National People’s Congress. Photo: AFP

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Paramilitary police officers march at the entrance to the Forbidden City in Beijing on May 19, three days before the annual meeting of the National People’s Congress. Photo: AFPParamilitary police officers march at the entrance to the Forbidden City in Beijing on May 19, three days before the annual meeting of the National People’s Congress. Photo: AFP
Paramilitary police officers march at the entrance to the Forbidden City in Beijing on May 19, three days before the annual meeting of the National People’s Congress. Photo: AFP
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