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Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Swaziland

Population (2010, proj.): 1,202,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $2,560

Date of Independence: September 6, 1968 (from the UK)

Date of Last Constitution: February 8, 2006

Freedom of the press is limited here, especially concerning political issues or the royal family. Nor are there many protections for journalists. Access to information is limited, and libel laws are often ...

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