Aung San Suu Kyi

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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

Letters

10, Dec, 2021 @5:20 PM

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The Guardian view on Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi is now one of many | Editorial
Editorial: The generals snatched power and seized elected politicians. But they have yet to cow the public

Editorial

07, Dec, 2021 @6:41 PM

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‘No standing down, no giving up’: Myanmar’s resistance mobilises
Almost a year on from the coup, resistance to the military remains widespread

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent

06, Dec, 2021 @8:36 PM

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Myanmar’s junta condemned over guilty verdicts in Aung San Suu Kyi trial
First verdicts announced in cases against Myanmar’s former leader, who was deposed in a coup in February

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent

06, Dec, 2021 @2:12 PM

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Myanmar’s top general Min Aung Hlaing is strangling a democracy. What will the west do about it?
Joe Biden’s ‘waffle-fest’ summit shows the international community is toothless when faced with a murderous junta boss

Simon Tisdall

05, Dec, 2021 @9:15 AM

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Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi charged with election fraud and ‘lawless actions’
Military junta adds to series of legal cases against the ousted leader, state media reports

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent

16, Nov, 2021 @5:49 PM

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Myanmar protesters freed as military says 5,600 prisoners will be released
Announcement follows junta chief being barred from summit over failure to commit to de-escalation

Maung Moe and Rebecca Ratcliffe, South-east Asia correspondent

18, Oct, 2021 @3:27 PM

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Aung San Suu Kyi asks to reduce court time due to ‘strained’ health
Junta pursue charges against ousted Myanmar leader as warnings grow of worsening conditions for displaced people

Rebecca Ratcliffe in Bangkok

04, Oct, 2021 @9:28 AM

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