Note to Correspondents on release of Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo

  • The UN in Myanmar welcomes the release of Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo from prison.

Yangon - The UN in Myanmar welcomes the release of Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo from prison.

The UN in Myanmar considers the release of Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo a step toward improving the freedom of the press and a sign of Government’s commitment to Myanmar’s transition to democracy.

The UN stands ready to continue to support Myanmar in its complex transition process.

Media Contacts
UN entities involved in this initiative
OHCHR
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
UN DPA
United Nations Department of Political Affairs
UNESCO
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization