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Ethiopian Dictator Mengistu Flees

After the Civil War ends in Ethopia, Mengistu Haile Mariam resigns and finds refuge in Zimbabwe under President Robert Mugabe. An Ethiopian court later convicted Mengistu of genocide.

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