A soldier facing to Tiananmen Gate stands guard outside the Great Hall of the People, the venue of the ongoing National People's Congress (NPC), China's parliament, in Beijing, China, March 7, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee

A soldier facing to Tiananmen Gate stands guard outside the Great Hall of the People, the venue of the ongoing National People’s Congress (NPC), China’s parliament, in Beijing, China, March 7, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee

A soldier facing to Tiananmen Gate stands guard outside the Great Hall of the People. The "National Flag Guard" battalion was been dismissed in Xi's military reforms. REUTERS/Jason Lee

August 4, 2016 9:39 AM (UTC+8)