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Travel Advisory: Eswatini – Level 4: Do Not Travel

Eswatini – Level 4:  Do Not Travel  U   H Do not travel to Eswatini due to COVID-19.  Reconsider travel to Eswatini due to civil unrest. Eswatini is experiencing sporadic civil unrest and protests across the country.  The government of Eswatini has announced a nationwide curfew from 2000– 0500.  Communication disruptions, including internet and cell phone service, can occur during protests. Read the Department ...
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ALERT – U.S. Embassy, Ezulwini

Location: Manzini Event: There are reports that a demonstration may be planned for Friday, July 16, 2021 in Manzini.  Embassy personnel have been advised to avoid this area as demonstrations have the potential to turn violent with little to no warning. The Government of the Kingdom of Eswatini’s nationwide curfew from 1800 – 0500 hours ...
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Joint Statement – EU, UK, US Missions

July 15, 2021 The European Union, United States, and United Kingdom missions welcome the calling of a Sibaya which allows HM King Mswati III to address his people, and represents an initial opportunity for citizens to express their views. It is critically important that HM King Mswati III, the Government of the Kingdom of Eswatini, ...
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Honest dialogue, accountability needed now

Honest dialogue, accountability needed now July 8, 2021 We urge HM King Mswati III, the Government of the Kingdom of Eswatini, and SADC to listen to the concerns of all stakeholders and to facilitate genuine dialogue to open the space for reform and to resolve the situation peacefully and productively. We are disappointed that the ...
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