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Suu Kyi defends court decision to jail journalists

HANOI: Myanmar government leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday said two jailed Reuters journalists can appeal their seven-year sentence, and that their jailing had nothing to do with freedom of expression. Asked how she felt about jailing…

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’s colonial-era Official Secrets Act. In proceedings, a lawyer for the two journalists told the court that…

German secret service spied on global media: report

BERLIN: Germany's foreign intelligence service BND long spied on journalists of the BBC, The New York Times, Reuters and other media, news weekly Der Spiegel reported on Friday. Media rights group Reporters Without Borders labelled the…