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17 Jul 2018 | 10:41 PM

Myanmar police focussed interrogation on Rohingya story - Reuters journalist

YANGON (Reuters) - A Reuters reporter on trial in Myanmar said the police questioning after he and a colleague were arrested in December centred on their reporting of a massacre of Rohingya Muslims, not on secret state documents they are accused of obtaining.

18 Jun 2018 | 10:30 PM

Myanmar officer in Reuters case broke police code by copying statements - lawyer

YANGON (Reuters) - A police witness in the case against two Reuters reporters accused of possessing state secrets in Myanmar is "unreliable," the reporters' lawyer said on Monday, because he obtained testimony from previous witnesses, in violation of police code.

12 Jun 2018 | 9:32 PM

Witness no-show as Reuters reporters mark six months in Myanmar detention

YANGON (Reuters) - A Myanmar police investigator failed to show up at court on Tuesday to testify as a prosecution witness against two Reuters reporters who were arrested in December and accused of possessing secret government papers.

12 Jun 2018 | 11:27 AM

Reuters reporters say deprived of sleep during Myanmar probe

YANGON (Reuters) - (This June 11 story has been refiled to fix typo in paragraph three.)

5 Jun 2018 | 8:51 PM

Myanmar defence lawyers say documents from Reuters reporters' phones 'not secret'

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.

4 Jun 2018 | 11:32 PM

Defence says Myanmar police withheld evidence from Reuters reporters' phones

YANGON (Reuters) - Data that could support the defence of two Reuters reporters accused of possessing secret documents in Myanmar was missing from police phone evidence submitted to a court by prosecutors, their lawyers said on Monday.

23 May 2018 | 12:20 AM

Myanmar judge allows documents police say came from Reuters reporters' phones

YANGON (Reuters) - A Myanmar judge on Tuesday allowed the submission of evidence police say they obtained from the mobile phones of two Reuters reporters arrested in December for alleged possession of secret documents, in what has become a landmark press freedom case.

16 May 2018 | 9:40 PM

Myanmar judge to rule on evidence allegedly taken from Reuters reporters' phones

YANGON (Reuters) - A Myanmar judge will rule on Tuesday whether to allow the submission of evidence police say they obtained from the mobile phones of two Reuters reporters arrested in December for alleged possession of secret documents.

15 May 2018 | 3:21 PM

Myanmar anti-war protester says police to lay more charges against him

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar student activist Zayya Lwin said on Tuesday that police planned to press additional charges against him after he was detained on the weekend following a peace rally and criticised police at a poem-reading event in Yangon two days later.

12 May 2018 | 9:24 PM

Myanmar riot police break up anti-war protest in Yangon

YANGON (Reuters) - Riot police in Yangon used batons on Saturday to break up a protest in support of victims of fighting in the northern Myanmar state of Kachin, arresting several of the organisers.

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