Chinese paramilitary policemen take oaths in front of a party flag of CPC (Communist Party of China) during a swear-in ceremony for the security during the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China at a garrison in Hangzhou city, east Chinas Zhejiang province, 5 November 2012. China has tightened security, introducing extreme measures, ahead of the all-important Communist Party congress to select the next generation of leaders. The congress, which begins on November 8, will name new leaders to run the worlds most populous country and second-largest economy for the next decade.
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