Myanmar court rejects appeal by jailed Reuters reporters
Friday, January 11, 2019, 7:48 PM
A court in Myanmar has rejected an appeal by two-reporters of Reuters news agency, sentenced to seven-years in jail for breaking the country's Official Secrets Act, in a case that rallied press freedom advocates. Lawyers for Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, had filed appeal in November against their conviction, citing evidence of a police set-up and lack of proof of crime.
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