The jailed journalist appears weak and has a high fever; Reuters has requested he be allowed treatment at an outside hospital.
Police arrested Arthur Desclaux in Naypyitaw on Feb. 7. The court convicted him of violating an import-export law by bringing a drone into Myanmar and flying it above Parliament.
A court in Irrawaddy Region on Friday sentenced five leaders of the Soul Family, accused of blasphemy and persuading its members to shun their families, to a year with hard labor.
An investigation by Myanmar Now reveals an account of the horrors that unfolded within the country's gulag-like prison labor camps from those who helped to oversee them.
There were 106 inmates who sat for the matriculation exam in the 2017-18 academic year. About half of them passed, some with distinction.