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The US Embassy arranged to have the detained journalist speak by phone with his wife, Julianna, in Yangon. (AFP PHOTO / COURTESY OF THE FENSTER FAMILY)

Myanmar court extends pretrial detention of US journalist

  • Myanmar court extends the pretrial detention of US journalist Danny Fenster who was arrested in May.
  • Fensert is reportedly in good health but appeared to have lost some weight at Thursday’s hearing at the special court at Yangon’s Insein Prison, where he is being held.
By AP ·