Aung San Suu Kyi

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Sean Turnell reunited with wife in Australia after two years in Myanmar prison
Economic adviser to deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi was described as being in ‘amazingly good spirits’ by Anthony Albanese

Ben Doherty

18, Nov, 2022 @1:58 AM

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Aung San Suu Kyi faces total of 26 years in prison after latest corruption sentencing
Court controlled by junta adds a further three years in jail to raft of other sentences handed to the former leader

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-East Asia correspondent

12, Oct, 2022 @6:09 AM

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Wife of Australian economist imprisoned in Myanmar says family is heartbroken by three-year sentence
Ha Vu pleads for Prof Sean Turnell’s release after secret trial which Australian diplomats and journalists were banned from

Ben Doherty and Rebecca Ratcliffe

30, Sep, 2022 @7:03 AM

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Aung San Suu Kyi and Australian adviser handed three years’ jail after secret trial
Myanmar junta’s sentencing of ousted leader and economic adviser Sean Turnell described as ‘cruel injustice’

Rebecca Ratcliffe and agencies

29, Sep, 2022 @4:49 AM

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Historic Yangon villa where Aung San Suu Kyi was held for 15 years under threat
Ousted leader’s estranged brother has won a court case allowing villa, considered a symbol of democracy in Myanmar, to be sold

Rebecca Ratcliffe and Aung Naing Soe

05, Sep, 2022 @12:19 AM

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Ex-UK ambassador and her husband jailed for a year in Myanmar, reports say
Vicky Bowman and Htein Lin were arrested last week accused of violating immigration laws

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent

02, Sep, 2022 @10:17 AM

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Wednesday briefing: How four executions could embolden Myanmar’s resistance
In today’s newsletter: As the junta gets ever more brutal, Gen Z protesters are forming a patchwork militia. Burmese journalist Aung Naing Soe on why the executions could signal a new phase in the struggle for democracy

Archie Bland

27, Jul, 2022 @5:34 AM

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Aung San Suu Kyi moved to solitary confinement, says Myanmar junta
Ousted leader, held at secret location for past year, charged with at least 20 offences and could spend rest of life in jail

Rebecca Ratcliffe and agencies

23, Jun, 2022 @9:43 AM

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Myanmar junta sentences Aung San Suu Kyi to five years for corruption
Deposed leader has been detained since a military coup in 2021 and has been charged with offences ranging from fraud to violating the official secrets act

Rebecca Ratcliffe and agencies

27, Apr, 2022 @4:35 AM

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Myanmar junta takes place of Aung San Suu Kyi at Rohingya hearing
Military, which seized power in February 2021, seeks to throw out UN case alleging it committed genocide

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent

21, Feb, 2022 @5:14 PM

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Myanmar’s junta struggles to prevent protests planned for coup anniversary
Junta warns public not to take part in planned ‘silent strike’ and arrests business owners who vowed to close on 1 February

Min Ye Kyaw, Rebecca Ratcliffe and a reporter in Yangon

31, Jan, 2022 @10:32 AM

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Aung San Suu Kyi’s trial has been a farce | Letter
Letter: Friends and family of Myanmar’s ousted civilian leader react to her jailing at the hands of the ruling junta


10, Dec, 2021 @5:20 PM

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