She made history six years ago by becoming Thailand's first female prime minister. Now she’s a fugitive – just like her brother Thaksin who was also prime minister – and wanted for corruption at home.
Yingluck Shinawatra was supposed to be in the Supreme Court on Friday to hear the verdict after a two year long trial.
She faces 10 years in prison if convicted.
Why is Shinawatras who come from a political family dynasty so controversial in Thailand?
Presenter: Adrian Finighan
Guests: Kasit Promya - Former Foreign Minister of Thailand.
Verapat Pariyawong - Visiting scholar at SOAS University of London.
Sean Boonpracong - Former National Security Adviser to Yingluck Shinawatra government.
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