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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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Security Alert  – U.S. Embassy, Ezulwini

Location:  Throughout Eswatini Event:  The Government of the Kingdom of Eswatini announced a nationwide curfew from 1800 – 0500 hours.   Communication disruptions, including internet and cell phone service, are occurring.  Security forces are actively patrolling the streets during curfew hours. The international airport, KMIII, is now operational.  U.S. citizens wishing to depart Eswatini should take advantage ...
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Support for SADC Troika Mission; Inclusive Dialogue Urgently Needed to Calm Tensions 

Joint Statement – EU, Taiwan, UK, and U.S. Missions July 4, 2021 The EU, Taiwan, UK, and U.S. Missions in Eswatini welcome the arrival of the Troika of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Organ for Politics, Defence and Security, and support its objective to facilitate broad based dialogue involving all stakeholders.  It is critical ...
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