Reuters Editor-in-Chief Discusses Sentencing of Myanmar Journalists

September 03, 2018 07:20 PM
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Reuters editor-in-chief Stephen Adler discusses the seven-year prison term given Myanmar journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, telling VOA the journalists' arrest was "a blatant set-up," and with no normal, legal due-process during court proceedings, their convictions were not surprising. Adler spoke with VOA’s Ira Mellman.