Global Politics

Ethiopia's Future Without Zenawi is Uncertain

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Meles Zenawi in January, 2012. (Photo: World Economic Forum)

Ethiopia is mourning the death of prime minister Meles Zenawi.

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He ruled the west African nation for two decades.

His administration was one of America's staunchest allies in the continent.

But now there are concerns that his passing could leave a power vacuum.

Marco Werman speaks with E.J. Hogendoorn, of the non-profit International Crisis Group.

They have just issued a report that warns of serious consequences.