• Suu Kyi convicted again, Australian economist gets 3 years

    2 monthes ago - By Bésame

    BANGKOK - A court in military-ruled Myanmar convicted former leader Aung San Suu Kyi in another criminal case Thursday and sentenced Australian economist Sean Turnell to three years in prison for violating Myanmar's official secrets act, a legal official said.
    Suu Kyi received a three-year sentence after being tried and convicted with Turnell under the secrets law, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he is not authorized to release information about the case.
    Three members of her Cabinet were also found guilty, each receiving sentences of three years.
    Turnell, an...
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