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Reuters journalists get 7 years in prison

Stringer, Reuters

Posted at Sep 03 2018 09:03 PM

Reuters journalists get 7 years in prison

Detained Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo leave Insein court after listening to the verdict in Yangon, Myanmar on Monday. The two journalists were sentenced to 7 years imprisonment for allegedly violating the country’s Official Secrets Act for publishing a story on the extra-judicial killings of 10 Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state.