Myanmar defence lawyers say documents from Reuters reporters’ phones ‘not secret’

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo leaves after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar June 5, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

YANGON (Reuters) – Documents Myanmar police say they found on the mobile phones of two Reuters reporters accused of possessing state secrets were not confidential, defence lawyers said on Tuesday, because the information was publicly available before they were arrested. Judge Ye Lwin accepted as evidence copies of newspaper articles the defence said showed the […]

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