Aung San Suu Kyi is on trial in nearly a dozen cases and could face more than 100 years if convicted on all charges.
A Myanmar court has convicted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who was overthrown in a military coup last February, on charges including possession of unlicensed walkie-talkies, according to Reuters and AFP news agencies.
The 76-year-old winner of the Nobel Peace Prize has been sentenced to four years in prison, according to reports.
Aung San Suu Kyi has been detained since the generals’ seizure and is on trial in nearly a dozen cases that carry combined maximum sentences of more than 100 years in prison. She denies all charges.
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