The new parliament would also serve as a constituent assembly to iron out details of a new constitution. More than 6, people were killed in political violence in and , many victims of fighting provoked by a "third force" of operatives employed by hardliners within the Defense Force and the police. After 1 May , the General Law Amendment Act allowed the government to hold people for consecutive day periods without trial the length was decreased to 15 days in In , Swaziland also was declared independent. The total catch for was , tons, according to the FAO. ANC, thus, was awarded of the seats in parliament. In , South Africa and Mozambique signed an agreement by which each country pledged not to aid the antigovernment forces in the other country; also in , South Africa signed an agreement under which it withdrew forces that it had sent into southern Angola in an effort to forestall aid to guerrillas in Namibia.