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An American journalist jailed for six months by Myanmar’s military rulers said after his shock release that he battled to stay sane and feared his ordeal would not end, while insisting he should never have been detained.

Danny Fenster — handed an 11-year sentence last week for incitement, unlawful association and breaching visa rules — was freed on Monday, a day before he was to face terror and sedition charges that could have seen him jailed for life.

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