Buddha

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This picture taken on September 23, 2012 shows a group of Chinese... News PhotoArchipelago,Banner - Sign,Buddha,China - East Asia,Clothing,Conflict,Diplomacy,Henan Province,Horizontal,Island,Japan,Kneeling,Pacific Ocean,Politics,Protest,Protestor,Reading,Senkaku Islands,Showing,StatuePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPThis picture taken on September 23, 2012 shows a group of Chinese protesters wearing masks while dressed in Japanese costumes kneeling before a Buddha statue with a banner that reads 'Diaoyu Islands belong to China' in Lushan, central China's Henan province, as they protest against Japan's 'nationalizing' of the disputed islands, also known as the archipelago Senkaku in Japan. Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda warned China, in an interview published late September 23, that its tough and uncompromising stance taken in a territorial dispute with Japan could weaken the Chinese economy. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/GettyImages)