Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives for the opening session of the annual National People’s Congress in Beijing’s Great Hall of the People on Monday. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives for the opening session of the annual National People’s Congress in Beijing’s Great Hall of the People on Monday. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

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