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Scoop.co.nz
Two Reuters Journalists Arrested in Myanmarjournalists Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27, around 11:30 pm on Tuesday, Decem
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
journalists Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27, around 11:30 pm on Tuesday, December 12. The following day, the Myanmar Ministry of Information said in a statement on its Facebook page that the two journalists as well as two police officers face... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar wields colonial-era law against Reuters journalistswere arrested on Tuesday evening after they were invited to meet police officer
Swissinfo / Posted 7 hours ago
were arrested on Tuesday evening after they were invited to meet police officers for dinner in the north of Yangon. The Ministry of Information said they had "illegally acquired information with the intention to share it with foreign media", and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar wields colonial-era law against Reuters journalistswere arrested on Tuesday evening after they were invited to meet police officer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
were arrested on Tuesday evening after they were invited to meet police officers for dinner in the north of Yangon. The Ministry of Information said they had "illegally acquired information with the intention to share it with foreign media", and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Media Mark Anniversary of Killing of Journalist Deyda Hydaraevent, to be held on Saturday at 3:00pm at the UTG Law Faculty in Kanifing, is
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
event, to be held on Saturday at 3:00pm at the UTG Law Faculty in Kanifing, is being organised in partnership with the Ministry of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Deyda Hydara Family, The Point Newspaper, Article 19 and Victims... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar journalists' group to don black T-shirts over arrest of Reuters' reporterssaid A Hla Lay Thu Zar in reference to the case of the two Reuters' journalists
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
said A Hla Lay Thu Zar in reference to the case of the two Reuters' journalists. Myo Nyunt, deputy director for Myanmar's Ministry of Information, told Reuters the case had nothing to do with press freedom. "It's related to the Official Secrets... Read more
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Gulf News
Myanmar journalists’ group to don black T-shirts over arrest of Reuters’ reporterssaid A Hla Lay Thu Zar in reference to the case of the two Reuters’ journalists
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
said A Hla Lay Thu Zar in reference to the case of the two Reuters’ journalists.Myo Nyunt, deputy director for Myanmar’s Ministry of Information, told Reuters the case had nothing to do with press freedom.“It’s related to the Official Secrets... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Myanmar faces mounting calls for release of Reuters journalistslate August. As of Friday, Reuters had not been formally contacted by official
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
late August. As of Friday, Reuters had not been formally contacted by officials about the detention of the reporters. The Ministry of Information has said that Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo “illegally acquired information with the intention to share it... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar faces mounting calls for release of Reuters journalistslate August. As of Friday, Reuters had not been formally contacted by official
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
late August. As of Friday, Reuters had not been formally contacted by officials about the detention of the reporters. The Ministry of Information has said that Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo “illegally acquired information with the intention to share it... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Are These Condom Ads Too Sexy For TV?On Monday, India's Ministry of Information and Broadcasting issued an advisory
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
On Monday, India's Ministry of Information and Broadcasting issued an advisory to the country's 857 television channels requiring them to immediately cease airing condom commercials between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. The statement prohibits "advertisements... Read more
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The Hindu
U.S. says concerned about Myanmar’s silence over where Reuters journalists are being heldthree days after they were detained, and that authorities had not allowed their
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
three days after they were detained, and that authorities had not allowed their families to visit them. Myanmar's Ministry of Information said on Wednesday that the reporters, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, and two policemen, faced charges under... Read more
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Gulf News
PM to face contempt of court caseinterior told the court that a committee comprising representatives of ministry
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
interior told the court that a committee comprising representatives of ministry of religious affairs, ministry of law and ministry of information technology has been constituted under the directives of PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. This committee is... Read more
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asianage
Tiger Zinda Hai: Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif shake a leg on Chikni Chamelitest and has been given a U/A certificate. The Salman-Katrina starrer actioner
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
test and has been given a U/A certificate. The Salman-Katrina starrer actioner will release on December 22 as per schedule. However, the film has been denied NOC for import by Pakistan`s Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National He... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar, face official secrets chargesthe Rohingya Muslim minority in Rahkine State that has caused almost 650,000 pe
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
the Rohingya Muslim minority in Rahkine State that has caused almost 650,000 people to flee to neighboring Bangladesh. The Ministry of Information said in a statement on its Facebook page that the journalists and two policemen face charges under... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. says concerned about Myanmar's silence over where Reuters journalists are being heldthree days after they were detained, and that authorities had not allowed their
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
three days after they were detained, and that authorities had not allowed their families to visit them. Myanmar's Ministry of Information said on Wednesday that the reporters, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, and two policemen, faced charges under... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Tiger Zinda Hai: Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif shake a leg on Chikni Chamelitest and has been given a U/A certificate. The Salman-Katrina starrer actioner
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
test and has been given a U/A certificate. The Salman-Katrina starrer actioner will release on December 22 as per schedule. However, the film has been denied NOC for import by Pakistan`s Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National He... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Access to Information Law Not Enough' Program Officer Article 1912th December 2017, at a local Hotel in Kololi. This workshop is organized by
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
12th December 2017, at a local Hotel in Kololi. This workshop is organized by Article19 in close collaboration with the Ministry of Information, Communication and Infrastructure (MOICI), supported by International Partners. According to Mr.... Read more
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dna
Myanmar: Two journalists arrested for doing story on military crackdown on Rohingya MuslimsRohingya Muslim minority in Rahkine State that has caused almost 650,000 people
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Rohingya Muslim minority in Rahkine State that has caused almost 650,000 people to flee to neighbouring Bangladesh. The Ministry of Information said in a statement on its Facebook page that the journalists and two policemen face charges under... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UN chief presses for release of arrested Reuters journalists in Myanmaris because they were reporting on what they have seen in relation to this massi
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
is because they were reporting on what they have seen in relation to this massive human tragedy,” he added. Myanmar’s Ministry of Information said in a statement on Wednesday that the Reuters journalists and two policemen faced charges under... Read more
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Slate
The FCC’s Decision to Kill Net Neutrality Will Hurt People Abroad Toopractitioners look toward it to lead the way in jurisprudence and best practice
Slate / Posted 3 days ago
practitioners look toward it to lead the way in jurisprudence and best practice.” For instance, back in 2015, Pakistan’s Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication proposed a cybercrimes bill (which has since been passed). During... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UN chief says arrest journalists shows erosion of press freedom in Myanmaris because they were reporting on what they have seen in relation to this massi
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
is because they were reporting on what they have seen in relation to this massive human tragedy,” he added. Myanmar’s Ministry of Information said in a statement on Wednesday that the Reuters journalists and two policemen faced charges under... Read more
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DW
At least 6,700 Rohingya people killed, says Doctors Without Borders |released Thursday by the international aid group Doctors Without Borders. The
DW / Posted 3 days ago
released Thursday by the international aid group Doctors Without Borders. The number far exceeds the 400 people Myanmar's Ministry of Information said died after a militant Rohingya group attacked police posts on August 25, prompting a crackdown... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarand also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs w
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
and also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs with their faces partially obscured on its Ministry of Information Facebook page. The reporters "illegally acquired information with the intention to share it with... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarand also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs w
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
and also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs with their faces partially obscured on its Ministry of Information Facebook page. The reporters "illegally acquired information with the intention to share it with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Access to Information Curbs Corruption, Improve Accountability'and the public's right to access information", adding that as part of these mea
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and the public's right to access information", adding that as part of these measures, the Ministry of Justice and the Ministry of Information, Communication and Infrastructure have engaged in a collaborative efforts in signing an MOU with... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarand also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs w
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
and also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs with their faces partially obscured on its Ministry of Information Facebook page. The reporters "illegally acquired information with the intention to share it with... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarand also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs w
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
and also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs with their faces partially obscured on its Ministry of Information Facebook page. The reporters "illegally acquired information with the intention to share it with... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarand also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs w
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
and also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs with their faces partially obscured on its Ministry of Information Facebook page. The reporters "illegally acquired information with the intention to share it with... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarand also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs w
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
and also released a statement, along with a photo of the two men in handcuffs with their faces partially obscured on its Ministry of Information Facebook page. The reporters "illegally acquired information with the intention to share it with... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Reuters demands Myanmar release 2 arrested journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
The Times and Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Reuters demands Myanmar release 2 arrested journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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The Sentinel
Reuters demands Myanmar release 2 arrested journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
The Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Reuters demands Myanmar release 2 arrested journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Reuters demands Myanmar release 2 arrested journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Santa Maria Times / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Reuters demands Myanmar release 2 arrested journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Sioux City Journal / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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New York Daily News
Reuters demands Myanmar release 2 arrested journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.N. chief says arrest of Reuters journalists shows erosion of press freedom in Myanmaris because they were reporting on what they have seen in relation to this massi
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
is because they were reporting on what they have seen in relation to this massive human tragedy," he added. Myanmar's Ministry of Information said in a statement on Wednesday that the Reuters journalists and two policemen faced charges under... Read more
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International Business Times
Reuters demands Myanmar releases two journalists arrested for possessing 'important secret papers' military crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority that has caused almost 650,0
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
military crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority that has caused almost 650,000 people to flee to Bangladesh. Myanmar's Ministry of Information said in a statement on its Facebook page that the journalists and two policemen face charges under... Read more
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asianage
Tiger Zinda Hai: Pak censor board refuses certificate for Salman, Katrina starrer22 is unlikely now. The first part, 'Ek Tha Tiger', was also not cleared for t
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
22 is unlikely now. The first part, 'Ek Tha Tiger', was also not cleared for the release in Pakistan. Sources said the Ministry of Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage has refused to grant a No-Objection Certificate... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Salman's Tiger Zinda Hai won't release in Pak as censor board plays spoilsport22 is unlikely now. The first part, 'Ek Tha Tiger', was also not cleared for t
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
22 is unlikely now. The first part, 'Ek Tha Tiger', was also not cleared for the release in Pakistan. Sources said the Ministry of Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage has refused to grant a No-Objection Certificate... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Fremont Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Missoulian
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Missoulian / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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The World
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
The World / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
The Times and Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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The Sentinel
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
The Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Santa Maria Times / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
Sioux City Journal / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Reuters demands Myanmar release its 2 journalistsIn this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
In this image released by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and broadcast by Myanmar's MRTV, on Dec. 13, 2017, Reuters reporters Wa Lone, left, and Kyaw Soe Oo stand handcuffed in Myanmar. Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately... Read more
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