News

Appeal against journalists in Myanmar postponed

The appeal of the two journalists in Myanmar detained in the possession of state secrets has Monday no verdict was delivered. The judge decided the case after an hour to adjourn. A date for a next hearing has not been mentioned.

The lawyers of Kyaw Sow Oo and Wa Lone demanded to set aside the verdict and their release.

The reporters of Reuters news agency were in september sentenced to seven years in prison. They would in their investigation into crimes allegedly committed by government forces against members of the moslimminderheid Rohingya illegal secret government documents have won.

The journalists, both from Myanmar, met in the framework of their investigations in december 2017, a few police officers. This pushed them in the occasion of paper in his hand.

Immediately thereafter they were arrested. The pair insists it framed.

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.

Most popular