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Former Prime Minister of Thailand was sentenced to five years for corruption

Экс-премьера Таиланда осудили на пять лет за коррупциюShinawatra was found guilty of causing losses to the state.

Former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra was sentenced to five years in prison.

The court in Bangkok recognized the former head of government guilty of embezzlement of public funds and corruption.

50-year-old Shinawatra was found guilty of causing losses to the state amounting to €6.8 billion by issuing subsidies for growing rice. The former Prime Minister threatened till 10 years of imprisonment.

Shinawatra was not present at the hearing. About a month ago she went abroad, fearing that conclusion. Where is currently Shinawatra, is unknown. As a happen, she could go to Cambodia, from there to Singapore, and then stopped in Dubai. There lives her brother, Thaksin Shinawatra, who also headed the government of Thailand, and then fled abroad because of allegations of abuse of power.

Yingluck Shinawatra, the first Thai female Prime Minister. She took office in 2011. In 2014, the constitutional court removed Shinawatra. Shortly after Thailand’s coup. The military seized power.

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