The Israeli and Chinese flags fly beside the portrait of Mao Zedong at Tiananmen Gate in Beijing on May 8, 2013. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is on a five day visit to China and will meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping and other top officials. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON
A Chinese policeman guards in front of a giant portrait of the late chairman Mao Zedong on the Tiananmen Gate at Tiananmen Square on March 2, 2015 in Beijing, China. The Chinese People's Political And Consultative Conference will open at the Great Hall of the People tomorrow and is due to discuss economic and social development.
The delegate Mao Xinyu (Left), grandson of Chairman Mao Zedong, looks on as five soldiers dressed as usher sitting aside before the second plenary session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference at the Great Hall of the People on March 9, 2015 in Beijing, China. Over 2,000 members of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative, a political advisory body, are attending the annual session, during which they will discuss the development of China.