German President Gauck Visits Ethiopia

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German President Joachim Gauck walks away from a saint's tomb while... News PhotoDiplomacy,Ethiopia,Gift,Horizontal,Horn of Africa,Horse,Joachim Gauck,Lalibela,Making,Politics,Receiving,Shooing,Tomb,Visit,WalkingPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesLALIBELA, ETHIOPIA - MARCH 19: German President Joachim Gauck walks away from a saint's tomb while holding an accessory made from horse hair for shooing away flies that he received as a gift before visiting St. George's Church on March 19, 2013 in Lalibela, Ethiopia. Lalibela is among Ethiopia's holiest of cities and is distinguished by its 11 churches hewn into solid rock that date back to the 12th century. President Gauck and First Lady Daniela Schadt are on the third of a four-day state visit to Ethiopia. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)