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Myanmar court remands Reuters journalists for another 14 days

YANGON: The detention of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar was extended for two more weeks, a court said Wednesday, in the pair’s first public appearance since their December 12 arrest under a draconian colonial-era secrecy law. Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27 -- Myanmar nationals who had been reporting on a military-led crackdown on Rohingya Muslims -- were arrested after being invited to meet police for dinner on the outskirts of Yangon. They face up to 14 years in jail under the Official Secrets Act for allegedly…