Myanmar court rejects appeal of jailed Reuters reporters

Myanmar court rejects appeal of jailed Reuters reporters

Myanmar’s Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the final appeal of two Reuters journalists and upheld seven-year prison sentences. Wa Lone, 33, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 29, have spent more than 16 months in detention since they were arrested in December 2017 while working on an investigation into the killing of 10 Rohingya Muslim men. The court did not given a reason for its decision.

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