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  • When Lankans put up a brave fight against Thomson

    Pitted against arguably the most fearsome fast-bowling duo in Dennis Lillee and Jeff Thomson, Sri Lanka were not expected to survive for long but they not only survived to last their full innings, but their batsmen also played with great purpose...

    The Australians panicked as Sri Lanka reached 150-2 in the 32nd over after withering the early thunderbolts of Lillee and Thomson...

  • Reuters reporters jailed for seven years in Myanmar 'state secrets' case

    Two Reuters journalists accused of breaching Myanmar's state secrets law during their reporting of a massacre of Rohingya Muslims were jailed for seven years on Monday, drawing outrage over the attack on media freedom and calls for their immediate release...

    The case has sparked an outcry among the international community as an attempt to muzzle reporting on last year's crackdown by Myanmar's security forces on the Muslim Rohingya...

  • Two Reuters reporters arrested in Myanmar for possession of 'important security documents': govt

    Two Reuters journalists have been arrested in Myanmar for the possession of "important security documents", the government said on Wednesday...

    The pair were arrested under the Official Secrets Act, for allegedly intending "to send important security documents regarding security forces in Rakhine State to foreign agencies abroad," the statement released by the information ministry said...

  • Reuters demands Myanmar release 2 arrested journalists

    Reuters news agency called on Myanmar to immediately release two of its journalists who were arrested for possessing "important secret papers" obtained from two policemen who had worked in Rakhine state, where violence widely blamed on security forces has forced more than 630,000 minority Rohingya Muslims to flee into neighbouring Bangladesh...

    Reuters said Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo had been missing since late Tuesday night...

  • Myanmar court extends detention for 2 Reuters reporters

    A court in Myanmar extended the detention of two Reuters journalists on Wednesday and set their trial for January 10 on charges of violating state secrets...

    The police officers had worked in Rakhine state, where abuses widely blamed on the military have driven more than 630,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee into neighbouring Bangladesh...

  • AFP and Reuters journalists detained covering Sudan protests

    Journalists working for Agence France-Presse and Reuters were among three reporters being held by Sudanese authorities on Thursday a day after they were arrested covering demonstrations against rising food prices that were dispersed by police...

    Idris Ali was unreachable after the protest and authorities informed AFP on Thursday that he had been arrested along with two other journalists, including one working for Reuters, and was...

  • Myanmar police charge two Reuters reporters under Official Secrets Act

    Two Reuters journalists were formally charged by police in a Myanmar court on Wednesday with breaching a colonial-era secrecy law that carries up to 14 years in jail, despite calls for their immediate release...

    The pair had been reporting on the military campaign in the northern state of Rakhine that has forced some 655,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee over the border to Bangladesh since August...

  • Reuters reporters to face Myanmar trial for 'breaking' secrecy law

    Two Reuters reporters accused of breaking Myanmar's draconian secrecy law during their reporting of a Rohingya massacre must face trial, a judge said Monday, in a ruling swiftly decried as a "black day" for press freedom in the country...

    Myanmar nationals Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were arrested in December and accused of possessing leaked sensitive material linked to security operations in crisis-hit Rakhine state...

  • Myanmar court postpones verdict for Reuters journalists

    Two Reuters journalists in Myanmar accused of breaking a state secrets law while investigating a massacre of Rohingya Muslims face another week of uncertainty after the verdict in their trial was delayed on Monday...

    The reporters had been investigating the September 2017 killing of 10 Rohingya Muslims in conflict-scarred Rakhine state, a week after Myanmar's military launched a sweeping crackdown on members of the stateless Muslim...

  • Suu Kyi's image in shreds as Myanmar jails Reuters pair

    The jailing of two Reuters journalists shreds what remains of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi's reputation as a rights champion, critics say, after she failed to come to their defence or speak up for the persecuted Rohingya minority...

    Monday's conviction of two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, and their seven-year sentence has sent a chill through Myanmar's already embattled press community...

  • Myanmar defends Suu Kyi's silence over jailed Reuters reporters

    A global outcry over the jailing of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar has been greeted with silence by civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a stony response that an official defended on Tuesday as a reluctance to criticise the judiciary...

    Aung Hla Tun, a former Reuters journalist who now works for the government as deputy Minister of Information, defended the Nobel Laureate's reticence...

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