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Ethiopia (Vol 9, 2012)
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Contents Volume 9, 2012.

Ethiopia’s political system suffered a blow when its dominant prime minister and architect of the authoritarian one-party state, Meles Zenawi (born 1955), died in August from an undisclosed illness, after 21 years in power. His position fell to his deputy, the southerner Hailemariam Desalegn, as confirmed by th…

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Abbink, Jon, “Ethiopia (Vol 9, 2012)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 04 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2012_COM_0035>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004255999, ISSN: 1871-2525



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