Wa Lone, 33, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 29, had been jailed since 2017. They had reported on the brutal crackdown on the minority group.
"We have to have a relationship with some players that we don't agree with," Stewart said of a continued U.S. relationship with Saudi Arabia.
The journalists were investigating the killing of Rohingya villagers by security forces at the time of their arrest last December.
Trump said journalists shouldn’t have to be fearful of being attacked while doing their jobs. He's also called journalists "the enemy of the people."
The man accused of murdering five people in the newsroom of the Capital Gazette had a long-running feud with the paper.
The president wanted to stop leaks pouring from the White House.
The men face up to 14 years in jail if found guilty of violating the nation's Official Secrets Act.
“The amount of aggression directed towards liberal journalists in this country from state media and elsewhere is overwhelming and non-stop.”
Political reporters have described a pattern of being arrested, pinned, slapped and body slammed.
From journalists to comedians, the media have a message for Donald Trump.
Comedian Hasan Minhaj of “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” says he was asked not to roast the President or his administration at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. He did roast him… and then some.
The President of the White House Correspondents’ Association stands up for freedom of the press at the WHCA Dinner.
Occasionally a report is published where mistakes are made. However this doesn't give Trump the right to make blanket statements that all reporters are dishonest. That simply is untrue.
Sen. Sessions discusses how he will protect journalists as Attorney General
Sen. Sessions discusses how he will protect journalists as Attorney General
As Iraqi forces continue their battle to reclaim Mosul from the terrorist cult ISIS, Swedish journalist Magda Gad reports
Fleischer forecasts "a clash" coming between the new administration and the White House press corps, which he depicts as a smug, entitled bunch of liberal miscreants who are out to get poor Donald Trump.
Trump painted vivid word pictures of "the Other" who jeopardized their precarious livelihoods - Mexican rapists, immigrant
In their quest to bring accurate and reliable news and information to the people, journalists operate in incredibly dangerous spaces.