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Dozens injured in crackdown on Myanmar garment worker protest

17 Oct 2018

YANGON Dozens of Myanmar garment workers were injured on Monday after a clash with assailants wielding iron bars outside a Chinese-owned factory in Yangon, witnesses and hospital staff said.

Dozens injured in crackdown on Myanmar garment worker protest

15 Oct 2018

YANGON Dozens of Myanmar garment workers were injured on Monday after a clash with assailants wielding iron bars outside a Chinese-owned factory in Yangon, witnesses and hospital staff said.

UPDATE 1-Dozens injured in crackdown on Myanmar garment worker protest

15 Oct 2018

YANGON, Oct 15 Dozens of Myanmar garment workers were injured on Monday after a clash with assailants wielding iron bars outside a Chinese-owned factory in Yangon, witnesses and hospital staff said.

Myanmar newspaper journalists held after handing themselves in to police

12 Oct 2018

YANGON Three senior journalists at Myanmar's largest private newspaper were remanded in custody after handing themselves in to police on Wednesday, facing accusations of causing "fear or alarm" following a complaint from the Yangon regional government.

Breite Kritik an Haftstrafe für zwei Reuters-Reporter in Myanmar

03 Sep 2018

Rangun Die Haftstrafe für zwei Reuters-Journalisten in Myanmar stößt weltweit auf harsche Kritik und löst Skepsis über die Bemühungen des südostasiatischen Landes um mehr Demokratie aus.

Black hoods, kneeling, no sleep - Reuters reporter details Myanmar custody

26 Jul 2018

YANGON A Reuters reporter on trial in Myanmar had his head covered with a black hood, was deprived of sleep and forced to kneel for hours at a secret police interrogation site after he was arrested with a colleague last year, he told a court on Tuesday. | Video

Myanmar police focused interrogation on Rohingya story - Reuters journalist

22 Jul 2018

YANGON 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. | Video

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.

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

14 Jun 2018

YANGON 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.

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

13 Jun 2018

YANGON 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.

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