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A procession of soldiers on foot and on horseback accompanies the body of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi as it arrives at Holy Trinity Cathedral for funeral services in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. Thousands of mourners gathered in Ethiopia's capital to pay their final respects to Mr. Zenawi, who was praised for lifting many out of poverty but vilified by some for restricting freedoms. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

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A procession of soldiers on foot and on horseback accompanies the body of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi as it arrives at Holy Trinity Cathedral for funeral services in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. Thousands of mourners gathered in Ethiopia's capital to pay their final respects to Mr. Zenawi, who was praised for lifting many out of poverty but vilified by some for restricting freedoms. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

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Associated Press Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, seen here speaking at the 20th World Economic Forum on Africa in May 2010 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, died Monday, after weeks of illness, Ethiopian state media reported. Mr. Meles, who took power in 1991, was 57..

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, seen here speaking at the 20th World Economic Forum on Africa in May 2010 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, died Monday, after weeks of illness, Ethiopian state media reported. Mr. Meles, who took power in 1991, was 57. (Associated Press)

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi speaks during the 20th World Economic Forum on Africa in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, in May 2010. (AP Photo/Khalfan Said)

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi speaks during the 20th World Economic Forum on Africa in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, in May 2010. (AP Photo/Khalfan Said)

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**FILE** U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton meets Feb. 23, 2012, with Ethiopia's Prime Minister Meles Zenawi at the London Conference on Somalia. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton meets Feb. 23, 2012, with Ethiopia's Prime Minister Meles Zenawi at the London Conference on Somalia. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** South African President Jacob Zuma (left) and Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi converse before a summit session.

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**FILE** South African President Jacob Zuma (left) and Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi converse before a summit session.