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Journalist Detained Over Facebook Post in Myanmar


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Journalist Detained Over Facebook Post in Myanmar

Committee to Protect Journalists

BANGKOK - A journalist in Myanmar was detained by police on Friday in connection with a satirical image he posted on Facebook about renewed hostilities between government forces and an ethnic rebel group in the country's northeastern Shan State, according to news reports. Aung Nay Myo was released today without charge, the reports said.

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