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    Swaziland Introduction - 2006
    https://theodora.com/wfbcurrent/swaziland/swaziland_introduction.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Background:
      Autonomy for the Swazis of southern Africa was guaranteed by the British in the late 19th century; independence was granted in 1968. Student and labor unrest during the 1990s pressured the monarchy (one of the oldest on the continent) to grudgingly allow political reform and greater democracy. Swaziland recently surpassed Botswana as the country with the world's highest known rates of HIV/AIDS infection.


      NOTE: The information regarding Swaziland on this page is re-published from the 2006 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Swaziland Introduction 2006 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Swaziland Introduction 2006 should be addressed to the CIA.

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