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    Two Reuters journalists are remanded in custody for another fortnight by a Myanmar court, following their first public appearance since being arrested under a secrecy law that carries up to 14 years in jail.

  • Myanmar says two Reuters journalists remanded in custody

    Myanmar says two Reuters journos remanded in custody

    The two Reuters journalists who were detained in Myanmar on December 12 have appeared in court and been remanded in custody, a police spokesman says.

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