Vicky Bowman: UK ex-envoy to Myanmar handed one-year jail time period

The pair’s arrest got here because the UK just lately introduced sanctions in opposition to the navy authorities in Myanmar – coinciding with the fifth anniversary of its crackdown on Rohingya Muslims within the nation. Through the first few months of the onslaught, greater than 6,000 individuals died, and tons of of 1000’s have been displaced.