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In Pictures: China's Congress closes

China's ruling party unveils new members that will steer the Asian giant for the next decade as the congress closes.
Last Modified: 15 Nov 2012 14:54


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Chinese Communist Party delegates line up in order to leave the Great Hall of the People on the last day of its National Congress. The congress, which began on November 8, solidified the party's once-in-a-decade leadership change.


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Congress hostesses pose with a guest for a photo in front of the Great Hall of the People, where the 18th Congress was held for over a week.


Rita Alvarez Tudela/Al Jazeera
Chinese firemen walk in front of the Great Hall of the People to prevent Tibetans from self-immolating, an act often used to protest controversial Chinese control of the area. 


Rita Alvarez Tudela/Al Jazeera
Mao Zedong's grandson Mao Xinyu, 42, leaves the National Congress. In 2010, he became China's youngest major general.


Rita Alvarez Tudela/Al Jazeera
Citizens wait for security checks in order to access the Tienanmen Square. Security measures have increased throughout Beijing while the National Congress has been taking place.


Rita Alvarez Tudela/Al Jazeera
Some of the 1,704 overseas journalists who received accreditation to cover the National Congress.


Rita Alvarez Tudela/Al Jazeera
The new general secretary of the party Xi Jingping, who replaced outgoing president Hu Jintao, unveils the new seven-member Standing Committee to the media.



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Chinese Communist Party delegates line up in order to leave the Great Hall of the People on the last day of its National Congress. The congress, which began on November 8, solidified the party's once-in-a-decade leadership change.

Thu, 15 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0bWb0CucpcgfsRita Alvarez TudelaAl Jazeera Al Jazeera Upload Images

Chinese Communist Party delegates line up in order to leave the Great Hall of the People on the last day of its National Congress. The congress, which began on November 8, solidified the party's once-in-a-decade leadership change.

http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=06BK8zb6Tt4Ch

Congress hostesses pose with a guest for a photo in front of the Great Hall of the People, where the 18th Congress was held for over a week.

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Congress hostesses pose with a guest for a photo in front of the Great Hall of the People, where the 18th Congress was held for over a week.

http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0cUbcsaabLajp

Chinese firemen walk in front of the Great Hall of the People to prevent Tibetans from self-immolating, an act often used to protest controversial Chinese control of the area. 

Thu, 15 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0cUbcsaabLajpRita Alvarez TudelaAl Jazeera Al Jazeera Upload Images

Chinese firemen walk in front of the Great Hall of the People to prevent Tibetans from self-immolating, an act often used to protest controversial Chinese control of the area. 

http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0d5n7gYefxg1U

Mao Zedong's grandson Mao Xinyu, 42, leaves the National Congress. In 2010, he became China's youngest major general.

Thu, 15 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0d5n7gYefxg1URita Alvarez TudelaAl Jazeera Al Jazeera Upload Images

Mao Zedong's grandson Mao Xinyu, 42, leaves the National Congress. In 2010, he became China's youngest major general.

http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0chegVicZ59k8

Citizens wait for security checks in order to access the Tienanmen Square. Security measures have increased throughout Beijing while the National Congress has been taking place.

Thu, 15 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0chegVicZ59k8Rita Alvarez TudelaAl Jazeera Al Jazeera Upload Images

Citizens wait for security checks in order to access the Tienanmen Square. Security measures have increased throughout Beijing while the National Congress has been taking place.

http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0bvFbJy0Ptc02

Some of the 1,704 overseas journalists who received accreditation to cover the National Congress.

Thu, 15 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0bvFbJy0Ptc02Rita Alvarez TudelaAl Jazeera Al Jazeera Upload Images

Some of the 1,704 overseas journalists who received accreditation to cover the National Congress.

http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0c5EeqW5cv3le

The new general secretary of the party Xi Jingping, who replaced outgoing president Hu Jintao, unveils the new seven-member Standing Committee to the media.

Thu, 15 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/China-Congress?image_id=0c5EeqW5cv3leRita Alvarez TudelaAl Jazeera Al Jazeera Upload Images

The new general secretary of the party Xi Jingping, who replaced outgoing president Hu Jintao, unveils the new seven-member Standing Committee to the media.



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