Published: Jan 11, 2019
Yangon - A Myanmar judge dismissed an appeal Friday by two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years while investigating atrocities committed against the Rohingya, dashing slim hopes that the pair could be freed early.
Published: Sep 03, 2018
Amnesty International on Monday described as “appalling” a Myanmar court’s verdict which saw two Reuters journalists sentenced to seven years in jail for breaching the Official Secrets Act during an investigation into a massacre of Rohingya men.
Published: Apr 11, 2018
Yangon - A Myanmar court on Wednesday rejected a motion to drop a case against two Reuters journalists arrested months ago while reporting on the Rohingya crisis, pushing ahead with hearings that have sparked global outrage and fears of shrinking press freedoms.
Published: Dec 27, 2017
The detention of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar was extended for two more weeks, a court said Wednesday, in the pair's first public appearance since their December 12 arrest under a draconian colonial-era secrecy law.