China Politics

October 21, 2011 - 8:15 AM
Chinese police officers watch an area near where China's top leaders are taking part in the party Central Committee's annual meeting Beijing, China, Monday, Oct. 17, 2011. The annual meeting brings together the top 371 members of the ruling party to discuss major issues and strengthen the sort of professional networks that can decide who gets the call to higher office. AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)