Chinese paramilitary policemen lower the Chinese national flag near a portrait of former Chinese leader Mao Zedong during a ceremony on Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012. The... more 
Chinese paramilitary policemen lower the Chinese national flag near a portrait of former Chinese leader Mao Zedong during a ceremony on Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012. The Chinese Communist Party's 18th National Congress is scheduled to begin Nov. 8 in the Chinese capital. In addition to selecting members of the leading party bodies, the 2770 delegates hear and deliberate over the work of the party over the past five years, a party discipline report and revisions to the party constitution. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Ng Han Guan
Wed, Nov 7, 2012 12:10 PM EST