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Myanmar Court to Rule Next Week on Fate of Detained Reuters Journalists

A Myanmar court will decide next week the fate of two Reuters journalists arrested and charged with violating the country's Official Secrets Act. Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27, appeared in court Tuesday, nearly six weeks after their arrest and two weeks after being charged. The two face 14 years in prison for possessing classified material related to military operations in Rakhine State, which rights groups and the United Nations say amount to ethnic cleansing.  Their...

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