Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi walks off the stage after delivering a speech to the nation on the Rakhine and Rohingya situation, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar September 19, 2017. REUTERS

Suu Kyi receives wave of support ahead of genocide case

Suu Kyi’s announcement to attend the case in Hague has unleashed a wave of popular support, and lauded as once again championing the interests of the people against a common enemy