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Myanmar Crisis

Japanese journalist released from Myanmar prison

Suspect transferred to police facility at Yangon airport

Freelance journalist Yuki Kitazumi, shown here in a photo from Facebook, was arrested in Myanmar on April 18.   © Kyodo

YANGON (Kyodo) -- A Japanese freelance journalist detained by security forces in Myanmar in mid-April and accused of supporting protests against the military coup has been released and arrived at Yangon international airport Friday.

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