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Xi Jinping in Hong Kong

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison as part of events marking the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from British to Chinese rule, in Hong Kong, China June 30, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison as part of events marking the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from British to Chinese rule, in Hong Kong, China June 30, 2017. REUTERS/Damir...more

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison as part of events marking the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from British to Chinese rule, in Hong Kong, China June 30, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Chinese President Xi Jinping sings during a variety show. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Chinese President Xi Jinping sings during a variety show. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Chinese President Xi Jinping sings during a variety show. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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China's President Xi Jinping takes a glass of wine from a waiter as he makes a toast during a banquet. REUTERS/Dale de la Rey/Pool

China's President Xi Jinping takes a glass of wine from a waiter as he makes a toast during a banquet. REUTERS/Dale de la Rey/Pool

China's President Xi Jinping takes a glass of wine from a waiter as he makes a toast during a banquet. REUTERS/Dale de la Rey/Pool
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Police divide pro-China and pro-democracy protesters facing each other in central Hong Kong. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Police divide pro-China and pro-democracy protesters facing each other in central Hong Kong. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Police divide pro-China and pro-democracy protesters facing each other in central Hong Kong. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Protesters hold posters of pro-democracy activists as they face pro-China protesters in central Hong Kong. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Protesters hold posters of pro-democracy activists as they face pro-China protesters in central Hong Kong. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Protesters hold posters of pro-democracy activists as they face pro-China protesters in central Hong Kong. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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A man takes pictures with a phone with a Union Flag casing after Chinese President Xi Jinping (not pictured) inspected troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A man takes pictures with a phone with a Union Flag casing after Chinese President Xi Jinping (not pictured) inspected troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A man takes pictures with a phone with a Union Flag casing after Chinese President Xi Jinping (not pictured) inspected troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Sweat is wiped off the face of one of soldiers as troops prepare for the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping (unseen) at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Sweat is wiped off the face of one of soldiers as troops prepare for the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping (unseen) at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Sweat is wiped off the face of one of soldiers as troops prepare for the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping (unseen) at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Members of the Hong Kong Police Force Junior Police Scheme, outgoing Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying and Chinese President Xi Jinping chat at the Hong Kong Police Force's Junior Police Call Permanent Activity Centre and Integrated Youth Training Camp, Pat Heung, New Territories. REUTERS/Alex Hofford/Pool

Members of the Hong Kong Police Force Junior Police Scheme, outgoing Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying and Chinese President Xi Jinping chat at the Hong Kong Police Force's Junior Police Call Permanent Activity Centre and Integrated Youth...more

Members of the Hong Kong Police Force Junior Police Scheme, outgoing Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying and Chinese President Xi Jinping chat at the Hong Kong Police Force's Junior Police Call Permanent Activity Centre and Integrated Youth Training Camp, Pat Heung, New Territories. REUTERS/Alex Hofford/Pool
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Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) is greeted by tycoons Li Ka-shing and Lui Che-woo before a photo session. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) is greeted by tycoons Li Ka-shing and Lui Che-woo before a photo session. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) is greeted by tycoons Li Ka-shing and Lui Che-woo before a photo session. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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Supporters of the Hong Kong National Party display banners which read "Hong Kong Independence" during a rally at a university. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Supporters of the Hong Kong National Party display banners which read "Hong Kong Independence" during a rally at a university. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Supporters of the Hong Kong National Party display banners which read "Hong Kong Independence" during a rally at a university. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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A protester steps on portraits of Chinese President Xi Jinping during a candlelight vigil demanding the release of Chinese Nobel rights activist Liu Xiaobo as Xi visits Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A protester steps on portraits of Chinese President Xi Jinping during a candlelight vigil demanding the release of Chinese Nobel rights activist Liu Xiaobo as Xi visits Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A protester steps on portraits of Chinese President Xi Jinping during a candlelight vigil demanding the release of Chinese Nobel rights activist Liu Xiaobo as Xi visits Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Protesters take part in a candlelight vigil demanding the release of Chinese Nobel rights activist Liu Xiaobo, during Chinese President Xi Jinping visiting. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Protesters take part in a candlelight vigil demanding the release of Chinese Nobel rights activist Liu Xiaobo, during Chinese President Xi Jinping visiting. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Protesters take part in a candlelight vigil demanding the release of Chinese Nobel rights activist Liu Xiaobo, during Chinese President Xi Jinping visiting. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Chinese President Xi Jinping is welcomed by Chief Executive-elect Carrie Lam upon Xi's arrival in Hong Kong. Courtesy of Government Information Services/Handout via REUTERS

Chinese President Xi Jinping is welcomed by Chief Executive-elect Carrie Lam upon Xi's arrival in Hong Kong. Courtesy of Government Information Services/Handout via REUTERS

Chinese President Xi Jinping is welcomed by Chief Executive-elect Carrie Lam upon Xi's arrival in Hong Kong. Courtesy of Government Information Services/Handout via REUTERS
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People take pictures of themselves as pro-China supporters gather during celebrations marking the 20th anniversary. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

People take pictures of themselves as pro-China supporters gather during celebrations marking the 20th anniversary. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

People take pictures of themselves as pro-China supporters gather during celebrations marking the 20th anniversary. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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A soldier stands guard after Chinese President Xi Jinping (unseen) inspected troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A soldier stands guard after Chinese President Xi Jinping (unseen) inspected troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A soldier stands guard after Chinese President Xi Jinping (unseen) inspected troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Guests have their picture taken in front of armoured vehicles after Chinese President Xi Jinping (unseen) inspected troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Guests have their picture taken in front of armoured vehicles after Chinese President Xi Jinping (unseen) inspected troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Guests have their picture taken in front of armoured vehicles after Chinese President Xi Jinping (unseen) inspected troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at the airport in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at the airport in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at the airport in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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China's President Xi Jinping and Hong Kong's outgoing Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying give thumbs up as they pose for photographs with members of the Hong Kong Police Force's Junior Police Scheme during a visit at the scheme's Permanent Activity Center and Integrated Youth Camp in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Justin Chin/Pool

China's President Xi Jinping and Hong Kong's outgoing Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying give thumbs up as they pose for photographs with members of the Hong Kong Police Force's Junior Police Scheme during a visit at the scheme's Permanent Activity...more

China's President Xi Jinping and Hong Kong's outgoing Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying give thumbs up as they pose for photographs with members of the Hong Kong Police Force's Junior Police Scheme during a visit at the scheme's Permanent Activity Center and Integrated Youth Camp in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Justin Chin/Pool
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Members of a lion dance group prepare to go onto stage as pro-China supporters gather as a part of celebrations. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Members of a lion dance group prepare to go onto stage as pro-China supporters gather as a part of celebrations. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Members of a lion dance group prepare to go onto stage as pro-China supporters gather as a part of celebrations. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at the airport in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at the airport in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at the airport in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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