WorldThis Politician Had The Best Reaction To Having To Sit Through A Three-Hour SpeechSame.By by Eimi Yamamitsu山光瑛美 BuzzFeed News Reporter, Japan and by Kassy ChoBuzzFeed News ReporterPosted on October 19, 2017, 2:56 pmTwitterFacebookLink Yesterday was the beginning of China's week-long Communist Party Congress, which is held every five years. Lintao Zhang / Getty Images The summit is held in Beijing. It's where the party members decide on the country's leadership and direction for the next five years. At 9 o'clock, Chinese President and Communist Party leader Xi Jinping took to the podium to give his policy speech. 時事通信 It lasted three hours and 23 minutes. Damir Sagolj / Reuters Seated next to Xi was 91-year-old former president Jiang Zemin. It was actually rumored that he had died in May this year. Jason Lee / Reuters It turns out he is still very much alive, apparently. In fact, here he is, reading a printout of Xi's speech... 時事通信 Lintao Zhang / Getty Images 🔎🔎🔎 時事通信 Here he is blowing his nose... 時事通信 Here he is checking the time... 時事通信 Jason Lee / Reuters Here he is checking the time... 時事通信 Jason Lee / Reuters Here he is just getting kind of sleepy... 時事通信 Lintao Zhang / Getty Images Lintao Zhang / Getty Images Here he is being offered a cup of tea because he looks so sleepy... Jason Lee / Reuters Afp Contributor / AFP / Getty Images Big yawn! Aly Song / Reuters And here he is nodding off... Jason Lee / Reuters And here's another former Chinese president, Hu Jintao, showing Xi his watch after Xi sat back down. (Jiang is asleep next to them, fyi.) 時事通信 The end! Aly Song / Reuters This post was translated from Japanese. Eimi Yamamitsu山光瑛美 BuzzFeed News Reporter, Japanバズフィード・ジャパン ニュース記者Contact Eimi Yamamitsu at firstname.lastname@example.org.Got a confidential tip? 👉 Submit it hereKassy ChoBuzzFeed News ReporterKassy Cho is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.Contact Kassy Cho at email@example.com.