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    Labour MEPs: EU must act against “intolerable” human rights abuses in Swaziland

    Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

    European Parliamentary Labour Party Following reprisal measures taken against Swazi prisoner of conscience and trade unionist Thulani Maseko, Labour MEPs have urged the EU to act against intolerable human rights abuses in Swaziland. Mr Maseko, a lawyer working for the

    Anti-gay attacks on the rise in Swaziland

    Friday, March 20th, 2015

    By Jabu Pereira, Mail and Guardian Kaylo Glover a young lesbian from Nhlangano, Swaziland, stepped into a bar with her friends on the early hours of Sunday morning. She was killed by an enraged man who did not want to be in the presence of lesbians. He left the bar, fetched an