Myanmar authorities drop ‘incitement’ charges against journalists

FILE PHOTO: Phyo Wai Win, a reporter at Eleven Media arrives after being detained at Tamwe court in Yangon, Myanmar, October 10, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

YANGON (Reuters) – A Myanmar court dismissed on Friday a case against three senior journalists from the country’s largest private newspaper, after authorities in the city of Yangon agreed to drop the charges. Eleven Media’s chief reporter, Phyo Wai Win, and two editors, Kyaw Zaw Lin and Nayi Min, were arrested on Oct. 10 for […]

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