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Exclusive: Myanmar rejects citizenship reform at private Rohingya talks

27 Jun 2018

YANGON A senior Myanmar official has told Western diplomats that a proposal to review a citizenship law that effectively renders most Rohingya Muslims stateless could not be implemented, five people present at the meeting in Denmark in early June told Reuters.

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

20 Jun 2018

YANGON 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.

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