Myanmar's Supreme Court is to hear an appeal for Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, who are serving seven-year prison terms. The journalists, who are convicted under the country's Official Secrets Act, reported on a mass killing of Rohingya men in Rakhine state. Human rights is one of the riskiest beats for journalists worldwide. In a Q&A, Reuters says the retaliation against its reporters will not deter the news agency from covering the Myanmar crisis. (Reuters/Myat Thu Kyaw)
In a letter to Sacramento police chief Daniel Hahn, CPJ and several other rights organizations express concern about police conduct toward journalists covering protests on March 4, and request a meeting.