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Berlin Wall around the world: Divided wall marks a united Germany across the globe

Nov 10, 2014

Berlin Wall around the world: Divided wall marks a united Germany across the globe

In 1989, one evening as roars of protests in Germany that the world was witnessing, took a surprising turn. Shot for jumping the Berlin Wall, the gates had been opened as a gleeful crowd stood on the wall and asserted themselves and their right to be one. Dismantling it by hands and hammers, the crowd could be stopped at nothing. #World #Cold War #ImagesOfTheDay #Ronald Reagan #Berlin Wall #East Germany #West Germany #Nazis #Second World War #Mikhail Gorbhachev #Gorky Park #World History #Berlin Wall collapses #East Berlin #West Berlin #Stasi police #Harald #Bornholmer Strasse crossing #Harald Jaeger
Timeline: From division to unity, mapping the Berlin wall's fall

Nov 10, 2014

Timeline: From division to unity, mapping the Berlin wall's fall

Thousands of illuminated balloons sailed into the night sky Sunday from the former route of the Berlin Wall, as German Chancellor Angela Merkel said its fall 25 years ago proved that "dreams can come true". #World #Cold War #ListsEtc #Ronald Reagan #Berlin Wall #East Germany #West Germany #Nazis #Second World War #Mikhail Gorbhachev #Gorky Park #World History #Berlin Wall collapses #East Berlin #West Berlin #Stasi police #Harald #Bornholmer Strasse crossing #Harald Jaeger
Open the barrier! Meet the man who guarded the Berlin Wall and created history

Nov 10, 2014

Open the barrier! Meet the man who guarded the Berlin Wall and created history

The lieutenant colonel, who was also attached to the Stasi secret police, had worked for the East German border police for 28 years, and was the deputy chief at the Bornholmer Strasse crossing in the north of East Berlin. #World #Cold War #Ronald Reagan #Berlin Wall #East Germany #West Germany #Nazis #Second World War #Mikhail Gorbhachev #Gorky Park #World History #WhoIsHe #Berlin Wall collapses #East Berlin #West Berlin #Stasi police #Harald #Bornholmer Strasse crossing #Harald Jaeger
25 years later, remembering the moment when the Berlin Wall fell to unity

Nov 10, 2014

25 years later, remembering the moment when the Berlin Wall fell to unity

Thousands of illuminated balloons sailed into the night sky Sunday from the former route of the Berlin Wall, as German Chancellor Angela Merkel said its fall 25 years ago proved that "dreams can come true". #World #Cold War #ImagesOfTheDay #Ronald Reagan #Berlin Wall #East Germany #West Germany #Nazis #Second World War #Mikhail Gorbhachev #Gorky Park #World History #Berlin Wall collapses #East Berlin #West Berlin #Stasi police #Harald #Bornholmer Strasse crossing #Harald Jaeger
Report shows systematic doping in German sport since 1950s

Aug 06, 2013

Report shows systematic doping in German sport since 1950s

The report describes West Germany as organising and experimenting with doping in sports since the 1950s, much like its East German neighbour, using sports politics and medicine to support the research. #NewsTracker #Germany #Doping #World Cup 1966 #East Germany #West Germany #German sport
Berlin Wall fall raised a generation of criminals?

Apr 04, 2013

Berlin Wall fall raised a generation of criminals?

The fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 may have blighted a generation of children in east Germany, who were more likely to commit crimes than their west German peers, a new study claims. #NewsTracker #Berlin Wall #East Germany