Reuters journalists Wa Lone (centre front) and Kyaw Soe Oo (centre back) as they leave the court after their first trial in Yangon. Photo: EPA
Reuters journalists Wa Lone (centre front) and Kyaw Soe Oo (centre back) as they leave the court after their first trial in Yangon. Photo: EPA
Myanmar

For Myanmar’s jailed reporters, Time magazine cover coincides with grim milestone: one year behind bars

  • Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were arrested while reporting on a military massacre of 10 Rohingya men and boys in the village of Inn Din
  • They were convicted in September and sentenced to seven years in prison for violating Myanmar’s official secrets act

Reuters journalists Wa Lone (centre front) and Kyaw Soe Oo (centre back) as they leave the court after their first trial in Yangon. Photo: EPA
Reuters journalists Wa Lone (centre front) and Kyaw Soe Oo (centre back) as they leave the court after their first trial in Yangon. Photo: EPA
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