Myanmar's Suu Kyi hit by 5 new corruption charges: source


YANGON (Reuters): Myanmar's ousted former leader Aung San Suu Kyi (pic)and deposed President Win Myint will face five additional charges of corruption, each carrying a maximum of 15 years in prison, a source familiar with the proceedings said on Friday (Jan 14).

The cases centre on the hiring a helicopter while in office, said the source, who declined to be identified because they were not authorised to speak to media.

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