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August 21, 2012 12:00 AM

Death of Ethiopia’s Meles Zenawi likely to affect conflicts in Somalia, Sudan

Ethiopian leader Meles Zenawi, who during 21 years of repressive rule transformed his nation into a regional powerhouse, has died of an unspecified illness, depriving the United States of a key ally in the battle against al Qaida-affiliated rebels in Somalia.

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