The Singaporean nationals convicted of drug offences in China may soon be getting help from a pro bono lawyer. Photo: AFP
The Singaporean nationals convicted of drug offences in China may soon be getting help from a pro bono lawyer. Photo: AFP
Crime

Two Singaporeans sentenced to death for drug trafficking in China, foreign ministry providing assistance

  • Siti Aslina Junaidi and Mohd Yusri Mohd Yussof were arrested in 2015 for allegedly smuggling 11kg of methamphetamine
  • They were given the death sentence in July, with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs giving them consular assistance since their detention

The Singaporean nationals convicted of drug offences in China may soon be getting help from a pro bono lawyer. Photo: AFP
The Singaporean nationals convicted of drug offences in China may soon be getting help from a pro bono lawyer. Photo: AFP
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