| 20 May 2024, Monday |

Myanmar’s ousted leader Suu Kyi gets four-year jail term in trial: Source

According to a source acquainted with the proceedings, Myanmar’s deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi was sentenced to four years in prison on Monday on charges of inciting and violating a natural disaster statute.

According to the source, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, deposed President Win Myint received the same prison term in the first judgments against the previous leaders who were placed on trial after the military took power in a coup on Feb. 1.

  • Reuters