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Colonel Mengistu Haile Mariam

Date of Birth: 1937
Place of Birth: Walayitta, Ethiopia

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Murder in the family

Even in the 1980s, when TPLF and EPLF were fighting side-by-side against President Mengistu Haile Mariam’s military dictatorship, their relationship was difficult...

Naming names

Mengistu Haile Mariam's regime have been charged, over half of them, including the former President, in absentia, while others have spent five years in pre- trial detention...

Africa's loss

He relentlessly prodded the bureaucrats of Colonel Mengistu Haile Mariam' s government to give him access to the famine-stricken areas and then with British journalist Michael Buerk, made a series of documentaries on the suffering that shocked the world...

Hands across the water

Washington has played a key role in Ethiopia since the overthrow of the Mengistu Haile Mariam regime five years ago; its decision to endorse the takeover of Addis Ababa by Meles' Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front in May 1991 and its participation in the London talks the same month laid the pattern for a particularly close diplomatic relationship...

Talk in New York, war in the Horn

Meanwhile Colonel John Garang's Sudan People's Liberation Army-Mainstream is enjoying its greatest success since President Mengistu Haile Mariam fell and the SPLA split in 1991...

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