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Aung San Suu Kyi hit with criminal charge

Myanmar’s ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi was hit with a fresh criminal charge on Monday.

“Amay Suu has been charged again under section 25 of the natural disaster management law,” lawyer Min Min Soe saidafter a court hearing.

“She has been charged in six cases altogether — five charges in Naypyidaw and one in Yangon.”

In Tamu, near Myanmar’s border with India, a six-year-old girl was shot dead while walking to the shop to buy snacks on Monday, a local said.

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