Beijing, China - Peoples Republic of
ATTENDANTS OF THE CPPCC WALK THROUGH TIANANMEN SQUARE.
Attendants walk through Tiananmen Square after having their own
pictures taken in front of a giant portrait of the late chairman Mao
Zedong as they take a break from serving the delegates of the Chinese
People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) in Beijing March 8,
2003. The CPPCC is the advisory body for the National People's
Congress, or parliament. Both the CPPCC and NPC are currently holding
their annual sessions at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.