Reuters journalists face verdict next week on Myanmar secrets charges

Detained Reuters journalists Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone are escorted in a police vehicle after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, August 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

YANGON (Reuters) – The judge in the trial of two Reuters reporters jailed in Myanmar on accusations of obtaining secret state documents said on Monday he will deliver his verdict on Aug. 27, in a case seen as a test of press freedom in the fledgling democracy. The judge set the date after hearing closing […]

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