On Friday, she was found guilty of cheating in the November 2020 general election, when her National League for Democracy (NLD) won an overwhelming majority in the legislature, defeating a political party created by the powerful military. I beat you.
The source, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the media, said it was unclear what the heavy lifting would look like. The same sentence was handed down to Win Myint, a co-defendant and outgoing president, according to sources.
A spokesperson for the ruling military council did not immediately respond to a request for comment.The military government said due process had been given to Suu Kyi.
The military took power in February 2021 and prevented Suu Kyi’s NLD from forming a new government after the elections.
The NLD denied fraud and said it won fair.