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Students stage a sit-in protest and display a banner reading 'Face up... News PhotoAttending,Banner - Sign,Ceremony,Demonstration,Finance,Flag Raising Ceremony,Horizontal,New Year's Day,Person in Education,Sit-in,Stage - Performance Space,Taipei,Taiwan,The MediaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPStudents stage a sit-in protest and display a banner reading 'Face up to the China factor', as they attend a flag-raising ceremony on New Year's Day at the Presidential Office Square in Taipei on January 1, 2013. Student groups called on Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou to object to the planned sale of Hong Kong-based Next Media's Taiwan assets which they fear could create a pro-China media monopoly. AFP PHOTO / Mandy CHENG (Photo credit should read Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)