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Nobel Prize Winner and Bob Marley Seen in Soviet-Era Lada Taxis: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The face of Ethiopia’s future appears in taxis that say a lot about the country’s past

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My husband poses by Lucy. Photos of the display of Abiy’s Nobel.
My husband poses by Lucy. Photos of the display of Abiy’s Nobel.
My husband poses with Lucy. Displays celebrating Abiy’s Nobel.
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UN map of Horn of Africa.

RIVALS WITH SIMILAR ROOTS

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Screenshots of Twitter pages for Abiy and Jawar, taken Feb. 2, 2020.

“VIBRANT DEMOCRACY”

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Bad, Good or God?

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Mannequin of Haile Selassie holding court at Unity Park
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U.S. Office of War Information poster from 1940s, posted by Wikipedia
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I added text and an arrow to the photo of the famous shot of Selassie being taken from his palace
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Selassie and Mengistu both appear in a mosaic of modern Ethiopian leaders at Unity Park
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