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Reuters reporters arrested in Myanmar refused bail

YANGON: A district court in Myanmar rejected bail on Thursday for two Reuters journalists accused of violating the country‚Äôs colonial-era Official Secrets Act. In proceedings, a lawyer for the two journalists told the court that documents police said were found in their possession when they were arrested contained information that was publicly available in newspaper reports. Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27, had worked on Reuters coverage of a crisis in Rakhine state, where an army crackdown on civilians that started…