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Myanmar executes activists in first capital punishment after nearly 30 年

Myanmar executes activists in first capital punishment after nearly 30 年
The four were charged under nation’s counter-terrorism law

Myanmar’s military has executed four pro-democracy activists, including a former lawmaker from ousted leader アウンサンスーチー’s party, in the nation’s first use of capital punishment after nearly three decades.

Veteran democracy figure Kyaw Min Yu, 53, better known as Jimmy, former National League for Democracy lawmaker Phyo Zeyar Thaw, 41, and activists Hla Myo Aung and Aung Thura Zaw were executed on charges of terrorism, インクルード junta 月曜日に言った.

The four had been charged under the nation’s counter-terrorism law and were awarded capital punishment in January in a closed-door trial for “murdering innocent civilians”. They were accused of helping militias fight against the military regime.