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Swaziland activists detained ahead of banned protests ...
11 April 2011

Authorities in Swaziland must ensure the safety of four activists who were detained last night in an apparent bid to disrupt planned protests marches.

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Security with Human Rights
6 April 2011

Amnesty International is launching a major worldwide campaign, Security with Human Rights. It aims to expose governments that violate human rights ...

Document       ACT 30/001/2011

Swaziland: Too late, too little: The failure of law reform for ...
25 November 2010

Women's organizations in Swaziland are battling to reform laws that treat women as second-class citizens. The government has failed to change these ...

Document       AFR 55/007/2010

Swaziland: Further information: Stop action on police ...
22 September 2010

Please stop sending appeals about the security forces' harassment and intimidation of human rights defenders and peaceful demonstrators from 6- ...

Urgent Action       AFR 55/006/2010

Swaziland: Security forces commit human rights violations ...
10 September 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 55/004/2010. 10 September 2010. Swaziland: Security ...

Public Statement       AFR 55/004/2010

Swaziland: Swaziland government condones abuse: Further ...
10 September 2010

The Swazi government appears to have condoned human rights violations of activists that took place between 6 and 8 September 2010. Activists remain ...

Urgent Action       AFR 55/005/2010

Swaziland: Activists at risk in Swaziland
7 September 2010

Since 6 September 2010, human rights defenders, trade unionists and political activists in Swaziland have been arbitrarily detained, harassed and intimidated ...

Urgent Action       AFR 55/003/2010

Arrests of human rights activists in Swaziland condemned ...
7 September 2010

Nearly 50 people were arrested when police broke up a meeting organized by a broad coalition of groups campaigning for political change in the country ...

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Swaziland: Activists at risk in Swazi police crackdown
12 July 2010

Political activists, human rights defenders and trade unionists in Swaziland are at risk of harassment, ill-treatment and arrest, as the authorities use ...

Urgent Action       AFR 55/002/2010

Swaziland: Amnesty International urges the government to ...
10 May 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: AFR 55/001/2010. May 10 2010. Swaziland: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       AFR 55/001/2010