A poster of the late Prime Minister of Ethiopia Meles Zenawi is displayed in Meskel Square, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. Meles Zenawi, Ethiopia's long-time ruler who held tight ... more 
A poster of the late Prime Minister of Ethiopia Meles Zenawi is displayed in Meskel Square, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. Meles Zenawi, Ethiopia's long-time ruler who held tight control over this East African country but was a major U.S counter-terrorism ally, died of an undisclosed illness after not being seen in public for weeks, Ethiopian authorities announced Tuesday. He was 57. The poster reads the "We inherit or transfer the "development not the poverty" (AP Photo/Elias Asmare) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Elias Asmare
Tue, Aug 21, 2012 12:47 PM EDT