Myanmar court sentences Suu Kyi over walkie-talkies – source

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(Corrects typo in paragraph 4 to show Suu Kyi “is” on trial, not “in”) (Reuters) – A court in military-ruled Myanmar sentenced on Monday ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi to four years in jail on several charges including possession of unlicensed walkie-talkies, a source familiar with the proceedings said. The court handed down a two-year sentence to Suu Kyi for breaching the export-import law by possessing the handheld radios and one year for having a set of signal jammers. The two sentences will run concurrently, said the source. She was also sentenced to two years on another charge of breachin…

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