Crisis Deepens in Myanmar

538 protestors have been killed and Myanmar’s deposed leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, has been formally charged by the military.

Aung San Suu Kyi mural, Vine Street. May 7, 2011. (photo: Dom Pates)

Weeks after the military seized control of the country and declared martial law, Myanmar’s deposed leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, has been charged by the junta with violating Myanmar’s Official Secrets Act, her lawyer said on Thursday.