8 more protesters shot dead in Myanmar, Suu Kyi faces corruption charges


Eight people were killed in the central town of Myaing on Thursday when security forces fired on a protest, a demonstrator who helped carry bodies to hospital told Reuters by telephone. “We protested peacefully," the 31-year-old man said.

"I couldn't believe they did it."   Myanmar's military government on Thursday alleged that deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi had accepted illegal payments, while eight people were killed when security forces opened fire on protests against the coup, witnesses said.   Rights.....

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