March 4, 2017 11:16 IST

China's Congress meets

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Delegates clap their hands as China's President Xi Jinping (1st row) arrives for the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, March 3, 2017. Credit: Reuters
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Gyaltsen Norbu, the 11th Panchen Lama and a delegate of Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), attends the opening ceremony of CPPCC with other delegates at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, March 3, China, 2017. Credit: Reuters
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Gyaltsen Norbu, the 11th Panchen Lama and a delegate of Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), attends the opening ceremony of CPPCC with other delegates at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, March 3, China, 2017. Credit: Reuters
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China's President Xi Jinping (R) and Premier Li Keqiang arrive for the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, March 3, 2017. Credit: Reuters
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Attendants prepare tea before the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, March 3, 2017. Credit: Reuters