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Obituary: Ethiopian PM Meles Zenawi
The PM dies after battling an unknown illness for two months. Here is a look at his rise to power.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2012 12:59 GMT
Mengistu sentenced to death
Court sentences exiled former Ethiopian ruler to death on genocide charges.
Last updated: 26 May 2008 14:10 GMT
Court sentences Mengistu to life
The exiled Ethiopian leader is in Zimbabwe and unlikely to serve the sentence.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2007 14:58 GMT
Mengistu found guilty of genocide
Ethiopian court convicts former Marxist ruler and co-defendants after a 12-year trial.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2006 18:02 GMT
Twelve-year Mengistu trial adjourned
An Ethiopian judge has postponed a verdict in the genocide trial of Mengistu Haile Mariam, the country's former head of state, until January next year, despite a trial that has already taken 12 years.
Last updated: 23 May 2006 09:20 GMT
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