Myanmar jails former British envoy for a year, says source

Myanmar artist Htein Lin poses in his studio in Yangon on November 12, 2015. Myanmar’s junta jailed Htein Lin and his wife Vicky Bowman, a former British ambassador to the country, for a year for breaching immigration rules, according to a diplomatic source. – AFP pic, September 2, 2022.

MYANMAR’S junta jailed a former British ambassador to the country and her husband for a year today for breaching immigration rules, a diplomatic source told AFP.

Vicky Bowman and her husband, prominent Burmese artist Htein Lin, were sentenced to a year each, a source with knowledge of the case said.

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