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11-15-21 - UPDATE...
The news of Danny Fenster’s release from prison in Myanmar on November 15, 2021 received significant coverage from top tier news outlets including ReutersThe Associated PressThe New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, CNN, Forbes, and the BBC. Overall, coverage was positive in tone, noting Danny’s pardon by the junta and including quotes from Danny and former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Bill Richardson. This compilation represents a selection of international top tier coverage.

Reuters 
Freed U.S. journalist Fenster on flight out of Myanmar – employer
American journalist Danny Fenster is on a flight out of Myanmar, his employer, Frontier Myanmar, said on Monday, confirming his release from prison.

Myanmar frees U.S. journalist after negotiations with ex-U.S. diplomat
American journalist Danny Fenster was released from prison on Monday in Myanmar and has left the country, his employer and family said, following negotiations between former U.S. diplomat Bill Richardson and the ruling military junta.

U.S. journalist freed in Myanmar, says he was not beaten or starved
American journalist Danny Fenster said he was healthy and happy to be going home after he was freed from prison in Myanmar and flew to Qatar on Monday, following negotiations between former U.S. diplomat Bill Richardson and the ruling military junta.

U.S. News & World Report:
Freed U.S. Journalist Fenster on Flight Out of Myanmar - Employer
American journalist Danny Fenster is on a flight out of Myanmar, his employer, Frontier Myanmar, said on Monday, confirming his release from prison.

BBC
Danny Fenster: US journalist freed from Myanmar jail
US journalist Danny Fenster has been released from prison in Myanmar after he was sentenced to 11 years in jail by a military court three days ago.

Agence France Presse
US journalist Danny Fenster ‘pardoned’ before being deported from Myanmar: junta
US journalist Danny Fenster was 'pardoned' before being deported from Myanmar where he had been recently sentenced to 11 years in jail and was due to face further terror and sedition charges, the junta said Monday. 

US journalist’s family ‘overjoyed’ at release from Myanmar prison: statement
The family of US journalist Danny Fenster, who was released after being detained by Myanmar's junta since May, said on Monday they were 'overjoyed' at the news he was free. 

The New York Times
U.S. Journalist Danny Fenster Is Freed From Myanmar Prison
The release was a rare positive development in the country, which has been torn by violence since a February coup. 

The Wall Street Journal
U.S. Journalist Danny Fenster Released by Myanmar
Danny Fenster, a U.S. journalist detained in Myanmar and sentenced to 11 years in prison last week, has been freed and will soon be making his way home, according to the U.S Embassy in Myanmar.

Associated Press
US Journalist Jailed in Myanmar for Nearly 6 Months Is Freed
American journalist Danny Fenster, who was recently sentenced to 11 years of hard labor after spending nearly six months in jail in military-ruled Myanmar, was freed and on his way home Monday, a former U.S. diplomat who helped negotiate the release said.

US journalist freed from Myanmar jail with ex-diplomat’s aid
American journalist Danny Fenster, sentenced only days ago to 11 years hard labor in Myanmar, has been freed and is on his way home, former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Bill Richardson said Monday.

The Washington Post
American journalist Danny Fenster released from Myanmar jail despite 11 year sentence
American journalist Danny Fenster, held since May in a Myanmar jail, was released Monday and allowed to leave the country en route to rejoin his family in the United States, according to his employer and former U.S. diplomat Bill Richardson.

CNN
American journalist Danny Fenster released from jail in Myanmar
American journalist Danny Fenster has been freed from prison in Myanmar, according to a Myanmar military official and former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson, who had been on a private humanitarian visit to the country.

Forbes
American Journalist Danny Fenster Reportedly Released From Myanmar Prison
American journalist Danny Fenster has been released from prison in Myanmar on Monday, his employer confirmed, just days after he was sentenced to 11 years in jail on immigration charges after his reporting ran afoul of the country’s military junta that seized power in February this year.

Axios
American journalist released from Myanmar prison
American journalist Danny Fenster, who was sentenced to 11 years in prison in Myanmar last week, was released on Monday and will be allowed to return to the United States, his employer, Frontier Myanmar, and former U.S. diplomat Bill Richardson announced.

November 2021

11/12 The Washington Post
11/12 VICE
11/12 Michigan Public Radio
11/12 Times of Israel
11/21 Amnesty International
11/12 Reuters
11/12 BBC
11/12 CNN
11/12 The Guardian
11/12 Time
11/12 The Wall Street Journal
11/12 Forbes
11/11 Saudi Gazette
11/10 Deadline Detroit
11/10 The Associated Press
11/10 Reuters
11/10 CNN
11/9 Detroit Metro Times
11/9 Newsweek
11/8 The Associated Press
11/5 The Associated Press
11/4 Detroit Jewish News
11/3 CNN
11/3  Deadline Detroit


October 2021

10/27 The Associated Press
10/27 Deadline Detroit
10/27 The Straits Times
10/26 Columbia Journalism Review
10/26 Radio Free Asia
10/21 Reuters
10/21 VOA
10/19 Yahoo News
10/18 France 24
10/18 The Guardian
10/18 Euronews
10/15 The Associated Press
10/15 Newsweek
10/15 Deadline Detroit
10/14 The Columbia Chronicle
10/12 VOA
10/7 WBUR (Boston's NPR News Station)
10/7 International Federation of Journalists
10/6 The Star
10/5 The Washington Post
10/5 Detroit Jewish News
10/5 WDET (Detroit Public Radio)
10/4 Congressman Andy Levin
10/4 Deadline Detroit
10/4 WWJ 950 Newsradio
10/4 Newsweek
10/4 AP News
10/1  NPR


September 2021

9/30 The Washington Newsday
9/30 The Associated Press
9/30 Newsweek
9/30 VOA
9/28 The Hill
9/24 AFT Michigan
9/27 Detroit Jewish News
9/22 Mitch McConnell | Senate Republican Leader
9/20 The New York Times
9/20 The Associated Press
9/20 Deadline Detroit
9/20 WWJ Newsradio 950
9/17 Asian News International (ANI)
9/16 U.S. Department of State
9/8 The Acadiana Advocate
9/7 Washington Post
9/7 Detroit Free Press
9/7 The Associated Press
9/7 WDET
9/4 Hong Kong Free Press
9/2 Myanmar Mix
9/2 Forward
9/1 VOA
9/1 Columbia Journalism Review
9/1 The Detroit Jewish News
9/1 DW
9/1 Channel News Asia
9/1 Detroit Free Press
9/1 Coconuts Yangon
9/1 Al Jazeera


August 2021

8/31 National Press Club
8/31 The Columbia Chronicle
8/31 Detroit Metro Times
8/31 The Detroit News
8/31 Deadline Detroit
8/31 The Associated Press
8/12 Detroit News
8/8 WGN Radio
8/4 La Prensa Latina
8/2 Deadline Detroit
8/1 France 24


July 2021

7/28 - San Diego Tribune
7/28 - The Associated Press
7/27 - Los Angeles Times
7/25 - The Star
7/25 - Deadline Detroit
7/24 - Yahoo! News
7/22 - The Columbia Chronicle
7/20 The Jewish News
7/16 The Associated Press
7/16 Deadline Detroit
7/16 Pen America (Podcast)
7/15 Newsweek
7/15 VOA News
7/15 New York Times
7/15 White House Press Briefing
7/15 Deadline Detroit
7/14 Metro Times
7/13 Pen America
7/13 WGVU
7/13 CNBC.com
7/11 WGN Radio
7/10 Detroit News
7/9 Deadline Detroit
7/8 Moment Magazine
7/3 Reuters
7/2 Nikkei Asia
7/2 Economic Times
7/2 Daily Iberian
7/1 WDIV
7/1 Newsweek
7/1 The Hill
7/1 WWJ 950
7/1 VOA News
7/1 The Jewish News
7/1 C&G News
7/1 AP (WXYZ, ABC News, San Diego Union Tribune, Etc.)
7/1 Frontier Myanmar


June 2021

6/30 Daily Iberian
6/30 Daily Iberian
6/30 Deadline Detroit
6/30 The Detroit News
6/30 WDIV / Click on Detroit
6/30 Michigan Radio
6/30 The Forward
6/29 VOA News
6/28 Deadline Detroit
6/26 The Best Advice Show
6/25 The Forward
6/25 Columbia Chronicle
6/25 WKAR - Public Media
6/24 Jewish News
6/24 International Press Media
6/22 Deadline Detroit
6/21 WWMT
6/20 KATC
6/20 WGN Radio
6/19 Fox2
6/17 Deutche Welle
6/17 The Hill
6/17 Al Jazeera English
6/17 AP
6/17 Frontier Myanmar
6/17 CNN
6/16 International Press Media
6/16 WBUR (Boston's NPR News Station)
6/15 Chicago Reader
6/15 MSNBC
6/14 Arab News
6/14 Deadline Detroit
6/14 Washington Post / AP
6/14 NBC Chicago
6/12 Hong Kong Free Press
6/11 Chicago Tribune
6/11 Washington Free Beacon
6/11 CNN / CNN Business
6/11 Deadline Detroit
6/10 WDET / Detroit Today
6/10 NBC News
6/9 Deadline Detroit
6/9 News Nation (The Donlon Report)
6/8 Objections with Adam Klasfeld
6/8 Deadline Detroit
6/8 Detroit News
6/8 Jewish News
6/8 The Chicago Tribune
6/7 Washington Post
6/6 Detroit News
6/6 The Guardian
6/6 Steve Dale Pet World
6/6 Detroit Free Press
6/4 Click on Detroit / WDIV
6/4 Fox2
6/4 Columbia Journalism Review
6/3 Yahoo / AP
6/3 Deadline Detroit
6/3 Washington Post
6/3 Smerconish
6/2 BBC World News
6/2 The Jewish News
6/2 CNN Newsroom
6/2 CBS This Morning
6/2 Michigan Public Radio
6/2 State Department Press Briefing
6/1 The Forward
6/1 CNBC.com
6/1 CNN - The Lead


May 2021

5/31 WXYZ
5/31 Fox News Radio
5/31 Frontier Myanmar
5/31 Michigan Public Radio
5/30 CNN - Reliable Sources
5/30 The Acadiana Advocate / also KATC TV
5/30 Daily Iberian
5/29 Fox 2 Detroit
5/29 Freep (Detroit Free Press)
5/29 Times of Israel
5/29 Voice of America
5/28 Politico
5/27 Amnesty International
5/27 Fox News
5/25 CNN / CNN International
5/25 Japan Times
5/25 The Diplomat
5/25 ABC News
5/25 Detroit News
5/25 CBS Detroit
5/25 CNN Business
5/25 Voice of America
5/24 PEN America
5/24 Deadline Detroit
5/24 The Guardian
5/24 Reuters
5/24 Reuters 2
5/24 Committee to Protect Journalists 
5/24 The Washington Post
5/24 Europe & World News
5/24 Frontier Myanmar


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