Myanmar’s ousted chief Aung San Suu Kyi appeared in good well being at a courtroom listening to through video hyperlink on Monday, her lawyer says.
Ms Suu Kyi is now charged with publishing info to “trigger concern or alarm”
She requested to see her authorized crew through the listening to
No less than 18 anti-coup protesters had been killed by safety forces on Sunday
Her look got here a day after at the very least 18 protesters had been killed by safety forces within the bloodiest crackdown for the reason that army takeover.
Through the look, lawyer Min Min Soe introduced that a further cost had been added to these filed towards Ms Suu Kyi for the reason that army coup a month in the past.
The cost, from the nation’s colonial-era penal code, prohibits publishing info that will “trigger concern or alarm”.
Mr Min Soe mentioned Ms Suu Kyi requested to see her authorized crew through the listening to.
The subsequent listening to can be held on March 15, he added.
‘I concern for his or her lives’
Worldwide college students from Myanmar who’ve taken half in anti-military rallies in Australia face grave hazard in the event that they return, activists say, calling on the federal government to supply asylum.
Ms Suu Kyi was detained, together with the nation’s President Win Myint and different senior figures from the Nationwide League for Democracy (NLD) celebration, in early morning raids on February 1.
She was initially charged below import-export legal guidelines over the possession of six walkie-talkies, and later charged with violating a pure catastrophe regulation by breaching coronavirus protocols.
Australian citizen Sean Turnell, an economics advisor to Ms Suu Kyi, was detained on February 6.
Her courtroom look got here precisely one month after the military — additionally known as the Tatmadaw — seized energy in a coup.