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Myanmar Court Acquits 2 Soldiers of Killing Journalist

A military court has acquitted two soldiers on trial for the shooting death of a freelance journalist, according to Myanmar's human rights body. A statement from the government-sponsored Myanmar National Human rights commission said a military court in northeastern Myanmar acquitted the soldiers, Lance Corporal Kyaw Kyaw Aung and Private Naing Lin Tun, on trial for the killing of journalist Ko Par Gyi. No details were given. The statement said the commission had recommended that...

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