World Sep 03

Reuters journalist Wa Lone departs Insein court after his verdict announcement in Yangon, Myanmar, on Sept. 3. Photo by Ann Wang/Reuters
Myanmar court sentences Reuters reporters to 7 years in jail

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo had been reporting on the brutal crackdown on the Rohingya when they were arrested and charged with violating the colonial-era Official Secrets Act, punishable by up to 14 years in prison. They had pleaded…