Follow CNNHong Kong (CNN)China has fiercely defended an escalating crackdown in the far western province of Xinjiang as necessary for security, claiming inmates of “re education camps” are happier following their imprisonment.International outrage has been growing over reports the Chinese government has forced as many as one million people into “re education camps,” where former detainees say they were forced to endure intensive “brain washing” sessions including close study of Communist Party propaganda.In the most vocal defense yet of the mass internment of the mostly Muslim Uyghur minority group, Shohrat Zakir, a high ranking Xinjiang government official, told state media the Chinese government was fighting “terrorism and extremism” in its own way, and in accordance with United Nations resolutions.”Today’s Xinjiang is not only beautiful but also safe and stable. No matter where they are or at what time of the day, people are no longer afraid of going out, shopping, dining and traveling,” he told state run news agency Xinhua, Tuesday.The camps are part of Chinese government efforts to combat what it says is a rising tide of extremism in the far western province of Xinjiang. The majority of the province’s population were until recently Uyghurs rather than Han Chinese.Shohrat Zakir’s interview came as Nikki Haley, Washington’s ambassador to the UN, denounced the situation in the region as “straight out of George Orwell.”Speaking to a meeting of defense ministers in Washington Monday, Haley said Beijing was engaged in “the persecution of religious and ethnic minorities.””Their brutal tactics are self fulfilling.
It is extremely light just 50 g in fact and it felt like my own shades when worn. Well, except for the HUD replacing the lenses that is.The battery does spoil the whole ‘cool’ factor a littleThe battery does spoil the whole ‘cool’ factor a littleIt has a really clean and svelte look to it, which is characteristic of Google. You still look stylish wearing Glass (well, as stylish as a wearable computer looks on you), but the battery jutting out behind the ear is certainly a significant eyesore.The HUD is perhaps the most interesting feature of glass.
He and his colleagues take pride in the craft, which verges on anthropology, documenting one of modern society’s last remaining rites. Klein describes his rigorous approach as merging two divergent skills fast paced action and portraits. He says it requires the concentration and stamina of shooting a news event, on his feet the entire day primed to catch that decisive moment..