Myanmar journalists Kyaw Zaw Lin, Nayi Min and Phyo Wai Win leave court after an earlier hearing in Yangon. Photo: AFP

Case dropped against Myanmar journalists facing incitement charges for criticising Yangon regional government’s financial management

  • Eleven Media’s executive editors Kyaw Zaw Lin and Nayi Min and chief reporter Phyo Wai Win were arrested in October
  • The case prompted an outcry amid fears of declining press freedom in the country
  • It came weeks after Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were sentenced to seven years on state secrets charges while reporting on a massacre of Rohingya Muslims
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Myanmar journalists Kyaw Zaw Lin, Nayi Min and Phyo Wai Win leave court after an earlier hearing in Yangon. Photo: AFP
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