Myanmar court to deliver verdicts on jailed Reuters reporters

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Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, are charged with breaching the Official Secrets Act

A court in Myanmar is set to hand down verdicts on Monday in the case of two Reuters journalists accused of obtaining secret state documents.

Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, are charged with breaching the Official Secrets Act, which carries a maximum sentence of 14 years in prison.

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