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Two Reuters jour­nal­ists jailed for seven years after in­ves­ti­gat­ing atroc­i­ties com­mit­ted against the Ro­hingya Mus­lim mi­nor­ity in Myan­mar had their ap­peal dis­missed Fri­day, crush­ing hopes that they would walk free.

Re­porters Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were ar­rested in Ran­goon in De­cem­ber 2017 and ac­cused of breach­ing a law on state se­crets while re­port­ing on the mass mur­der of 10 Ro­hingya men by the Burmese mil­i­tary.

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