Edition:
United States
Pictures | Tue Jun 12, 2018 | 9:20am EDT

Reuters journalists detained in Myanmar

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo leaves in a police vehicle after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 2018. 

REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo leaves in a police vehicle after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo leaves in a police vehicle after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
1 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone escort by police out of the court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, June 12, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone escort by police out of the court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, June 12, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone escort by police out of the court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, June 12, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
2 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo arrives escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo arrives escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo arrives escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
3 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo is escorted by police out of the court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, June 12, 2018. 


REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo is escorted by police out of the court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, June 12, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo is escorted by police out of the court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, June 12, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
4 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo's daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin stands outside the court during a hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 29, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo's daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin stands outside the court during a hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 29, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo's daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin stands outside the court during a hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 29, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
5 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone gestures to the media as he is escorted by police after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone gestures to the media as he is escorted by police after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone gestures to the media as he is escorted by police after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
6 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo, handcuffed, carries his daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin while arriving at a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 16, 2018. 

REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo, handcuffed, carries his daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin while arriving at a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 16, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo, handcuffed, carries his daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin while arriving at a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 16, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
7 / 20
Reuters journalists Wa Lone (L) and Kyaw Soe Oo, who are based in Myanmar, pose for a picture at the Reuters office in Yangon, Myanmar, December 11, 2017. 


REUTERS/Antoni Slodkowski

Reuters journalists Wa Lone (L) and Kyaw Soe Oo, who are based in Myanmar, pose for a picture at the Reuters office in Yangon, Myanmar, December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Antoni Slodkowski

Reuters journalists Wa Lone (L) and Kyaw Soe Oo, who are based in Myanmar, pose for a picture at the Reuters office in Yangon, Myanmar, December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Antoni Slodkowski
Close
8 / 20
Detained and handcuffed Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo carries his daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin while arriving for a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained and handcuffed Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo carries his daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin while arriving for a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained and handcuffed Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo carries his daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin while arriving for a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
9 / 20
Pan Ei Mon, wife of detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone listens to himn while talks to media after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Pan Ei Mon, wife of detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone listens to himn while talks to media after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Pan Ei Mon, wife of detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone listens to himn while talks to media after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
10 / 20
Detained Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo are escorted by police after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, February 28, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

Detained Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo are escorted by police after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, February 28, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

Detained Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo are escorted by police after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, February 28, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
11 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo's wife, Chit Suu Win, and daughter, Moe Thin Wai Zan, sit after the court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo's wife, Chit Suu Win, and daughter, Moe Thin Wai Zan, sit after the court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo's wife, Chit Suu Win, and daughter, Moe Thin Wai Zan, sit after the court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
12 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone is escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone is escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone is escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
13 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo is escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo is escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo is escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
14 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone is escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone is escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone is escorted by police before a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
15 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo is escorted by police after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo is escorted by police after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo is escorted by police after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
Close
16 / 20
Detained and handcuffed Reuters journalist Wa Lone leaves the court in a police vehicle after a hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained and handcuffed Reuters journalist Wa Lone leaves the court in a police vehicle after a hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained and handcuffed Reuters journalist Wa Lone leaves the court in a police vehicle after a hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
17 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo carries his daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin while being escorted by police during a break at a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo carries his daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin while being escorted by police during a break at a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo carries his daughter Moe Thin Wai Zin while being escorted by police during a break at a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
Close
18 / 20
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone are transported in a police vehicle after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone are transported in a police vehicle after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone are transported in a police vehicle after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, April 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang
Close
19 / 20
Reuters journalist Wa Lone, who is based in Myanmar, is seen working in Sittwe in the state of Rakhine, Myanmar, September 18, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Marshall

Reuters journalist Wa Lone, who is based in Myanmar, is seen working in Sittwe in the state of Rakhine, Myanmar, September 18, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Marshall

Reuters journalist Wa Lone, who is based in Myanmar, is seen working in Sittwe in the state of Rakhine, Myanmar, September 18, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Marshall
Close
20 / 20

Next Slideshows

Shepherds guide sheep in Alpine crossing

Shepherds lead 1,500 sheep across a centuries old alpine crossing.

Jun 12 2018

Watching the Trump-Kim summit

From New York to South Korea, people gather to witness the historic summit between the leaders of America and North Korea.

Jun 12 2018

Soyuz blasts off

The Soyuz spacecraft heads to the space station.

Jun 06 2018

Singapore's 'orchid diplomacy'

Heads of state, royalty and celebrities who visit Singapore often leave with a specially grown orchid, the national flower of the wealthy city-state, named...

Jun 06 2018

MORE IN PICTURES

Becoming the 'Girl with a Pearl Earring'

Becoming the 'Girl with a Pearl Earring'

Chinese makeup artist He Yuhong transforms into the "Girl with a Pearl Earring , the subject of a painting by 17th-century Dutchman Johannes Vermeer.

MTV Video Music Awards red carpet

MTV Video Music Awards red carpet

Fashion highlights from the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards.

Taiwan on China's shores

Taiwan on China's shores

Scenes from the Kinmen islands, which lie in a bay across from the Chinese city of Xiamen, ahead of the 60th anniversary of the Second Taiwan Straits Crisis.

Journey to Mecca

Journey to Mecca

Muslim faithful make the annual haj pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca.

Exodus from Venezuela

Exodus from Venezuela

Hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans have fled their country's economic and political turmoil for Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and beyond over the past 18 months.

Perseid meteor shower lights up the sky

Perseid meteor shower lights up the sky

The Perseid meteor shower lights up the night sky with annual event at its peak.

World Hot Air Balloon Championship

World Hot Air Balloon Championship

Competitors at the FAI World Hot Air Balloon Championship near Gross-Siegharts, Austria.

Korean families separated by war meet after 65 years

Korean families separated by war meet after 65 years

About 90 families from North and South Korea wept and embraced in the first reunion events in three years.

Greece's bailout years

Greece's bailout years

Looking back on Greece's nearly nine-year debt crisis, which shrank the economy by a quarter and forced it to implement painful austerity measures, as the country exits its third bailout.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast