A paramilitary police officer polishes soldiers' boots during the week-long Chinese New Year holiday at the Forbidden City compound in Beijing February 14, 2013. The Lunar New Year, or Spring ... more 
A paramilitary police officer polishes soldiers' boots during the week-long Chinese New Year holiday at the Forbidden City compound in Beijing February 14, 2013. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, began on February 10 and marks the start of the Year of the Snake, according to the Chinese zodiac. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic (CHINA - Tags: MILITARY ANNIVERSARY SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) less 
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Thu, Feb 14, 2013 1:58 AM EST