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AllAfrica.com
The Russian Revolution and Pan African Revolutionary Traditionsof popular participation and expression. This absence led to pent up feelings o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
of popular participation and expression. This absence led to pent up feelings of frustration. It was the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 that showed just how much the workers in Eastern Europe wanted political freedom and social justice. Two... Read more
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The Manila Times
Angela Merkel, fighting to stay Germany’s ‘eternal chancellor’which would later help her keep up the dialogue with President Vladimir Putin,
The Manila Times / Posted 23 hours ago
which would later help her keep up the dialogue with President Vladimir Putin, who was a KGB officer in Dresden when the Berlin Wall fell in 1989. During that momentous upheaval, Merkel joined the nascent Democratic Awakening group, which later... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Angela Merkel, fighting to stay Germany's 'eternal chancellor'which would later help her keep up the dialogue with President Vladimir Putin,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
which would later help her keep up the dialogue with President Vladimir Putin, who was a KGB officer in Dresden when the Berlin Wall fell in 1989. During that momentous upheaval, Merkel joined the nascent Democratic Awakening group, which later... Read more
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The Hill
35 Years with the CIA: Enemies, adversaries and threats to freedomto grant political legitimacy to the FARC for official disarmament. Chinese st
The Hill / Posted yesterday
to grant political legitimacy to the FARC for official disarmament. Chinese students’ quest for freedom shortly before the Berlin Wall fell got them massacred in 1989 in Tiananmen Square, its mere mention now forbidden. The Chinese Communist Party... Read more
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BBC News
What happens to deposed leaders?Honecker for 19 years leader of the Socialist Unity Party in East Germany, fled
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
Honecker for 19 years leader of the Socialist Unity Party in East Germany, fled first to Moscow, then to Chile, after the Berlin Wall came down. Image caption Former East German President Erich Honecker and his wife Margot in 1993, at Chile's... Read more
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DW
Berlin and beyond: Sticks and the city |perhaps ever will, and whose lives have played out against the backdrops of Wor
DW / Posted 3 days ago
perhaps ever will, and whose lives have played out against the backdrops of World War II, the construction and fall of the Berlin Wall and more recently, German reunification. Read more: When I overheard two elderly strangers fall into brief... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Films about migration, terrorism win German Bambi awardsto become a doctor. Former German President Joachim Gauck, who helped lead Eas
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
to become a doctor. Former German President Joachim Gauck, who helped lead East German protests before the fall of the Berlin Wall, won a Bambi award for a lifetime of service. Gauck saluted the 30 million people in Germany, over a third of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Cold War as a museum: At the Wende, one man's 100,000-piece collection finds a new homehave noticed “The Wall Project” across Wilshire Boulevard. It appears to be gra
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
have noticed “The Wall Project” across Wilshire Boulevard. It appears to be graffitied slabs of concrete, but it’s actually pieces of the Berlin Wall installed by the Wende Museum in 2009 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the wall coming... Read more
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EuroNews
Nigel Farage hits out at George Soros over ‘Brussels backing’under apartheid. In the 1980s, he helped promote the open exchange of ideas in
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
under apartheid. In the 1980s, he helped promote the open exchange of ideas in Communist Hungary; after the fall of the Berlin Wall, he sought to strengthen democratic practice and institutions across East and Central Europe.” Soros remains a... Read more
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DW
+++ Zimbabwe: Military steps in — live updates +++ |Africa and communist East GermanyAngolan president at the Berlin Wall Angolan
DW / Posted 5 days ago
Africa and communist East GermanyAngolan president at the Berlin Wall Angolan President dos Santos (5th from left) also visited the Berlin Wall in front of the Brandenburg Gate in East Berlin. East Germany sealed off the western sectors of Berlin in... Read more
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DW
Zimbabwe coup feared as military vows Robert Mugabe 'safe and sound' |Africa and communist East GermanyAngolan president at the Berlin Wall Angolan
DW / Posted 6 days ago
Africa and communist East GermanyAngolan president at the Berlin Wall Angolan President dos Santos (5th from left) also visited the Berlin Wall in front of the Brandenburg Gate in East Berlin. East Germany sealed off the western sectors of Berlin in... Read more
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Acton Commentary
3 reasons to study the Russian Revolution today, according to Dutch lovers of libertyone of the epochal events of modern history, continuing to affect the world in
Acton Commentary / Posted 6 days ago
one of the epochal events of modern history, continuing to affect the world in which we live 28 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall. Modern governments and systems of economics were created in imitation, or opposition, of its fundamental tenets.... Read more
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/Film
The New Blu-ray Releases You Should Check Out This Weekto pummel hordes of henchmen who get in her way. The tale is set at the peak of
/Film / Posted 6 days ago
to pummel hordes of henchmen who get in her way. The tale is set at the peak of the Cold War, on the eve of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Theron is an icy MI-6 agent in Berlin, wrapped-up in a convoluted scheme involving a list of spy names. It’s... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
More Tampa Bay veterans get emergency room claims deniedST. PETERSBURG, Fla. --Gerry Malwitz was drafted by the U.S. Army when the Berl
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. --Gerry Malwitz was drafted by the U.S. Army when the Berlin Wall was built. After serving his country as a medic in Germany in the early 1960s, he thought his medical bills would be taken care of but now he's getting turned... Read more
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Reuters
The truth behind the U.S. show of force in Asiaclout as “fraying” and bluntly concluded that the era of U.S. global military p
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
clout as “fraying” and bluntly concluded that the era of U.S. global military primacy that followed the fall of the Berlin wall was over. America’s armed forces have a variety of strategies to tackle that decline but the truth is that coming... Read more
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Boston Globe
Highway project holds promise for revamped regionto the ground, so the barrier between Allston and the river is less pronounced.
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
to the ground, so the barrier between Allston and the river is less pronounced. “That entire part of BU’s campus has had a Berlin Wall, i.e., that stretch of the turnpike, that’s separating it from the Charles River,” said Berkowitz, a member of... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A List Of Loss: Newspaper Collects Tragic Tally Of 33,293 Dead Migrantspaper published the list to mark a date shared by two very different events in
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
paper published the list to mark a date shared by two very different events in German history: Nov. 9 — when the Berlin Wall fall in 1989, but also when Nazis arrested thousands of Jews and burned Jewish establishments in 1938, a night... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
An American artist's provocative tribute to a 1970s German radicala residency in Berlin, the large images depict Martinez, bundled up for winter
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
a residency in Berlin, the large images depict Martinez, bundled up for winter weather, at various locations where the Berlin Wall stood. In each photograph, he is holding a medieval-style standard featuring an image of Meinhof; the portraits,... Read more
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International Business Times
Beware the Millenials toying with a return to socialism had a more unfavourable view of capitalism than socialism. The almost 30-year
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
had a more unfavourable view of capitalism than socialism. The almost 30-year gap between ourselves and the fall of the Berlin Wall probably accounts in part for this gradual shift in attitudes. Not because, as some claim, young people are naïve... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Cedars-Sinai Taps Military Veteran To Recruit, Retain Former Members Of The Military And Their Spouseswith an injured leg. He lost his scholarship and eventually joined the Army. B
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 10 days ago
with an injured leg. He lost his scholarship and eventually joined the Army. Bettini was stationed in Germany before the Berlin Wall was torn down. At the time, tourists from the west could take short trips into East Berlin. His brief look behind... Read more
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Variety
Chris Veres Lands Series Regular Role on ‘Deutschland 86’(Jonas Nay) on the front line of the battle between the Ronald Reagan led West
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
(Jonas Nay) on the front line of the battle between the Ronald Reagan led West and the Soviet Union before the fall of the Berlin Wall. Veres will play Tim, an American G.I. based in West Berlin who is gay but closeted. He works alongside Alex Edel... Read more
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Mashable
Heart-wrenching newspaper feature lists names of 33,000 dead refugeeson a large scale for the first time under Hitler, occurred on November 9, 1938.
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
on a large scale for the first time under Hitler, occurred on November 9, 1938. And 50 years later on November 9, 1989, the Berlin wall fell — reunifying Germany and signifying a turning point towards national solidarity. The artist and editors... Read more
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Golden Star
Military Nurses share their early experiencesall about the Soviet Union against everyone else, and there was a constant thre
Golden Star / Posted 10 days ago
all about the Soviet Union against everyone else, and there was a constant threat, the world was a stable place. Once the Berlin Wall came down in 1989, Pillips said it destabilized everything and the Gulf War was hot on the heels. “Suddenly you... Read more
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DW
NATO in a nutshell: What you need to know | What you need to know |Russia and its East European satellites. An Iron Curtain descended in Europe u
DW / Posted 10 days ago
Russia and its East European satellites. An Iron Curtain descended in Europe until the pact unraveled with the fall of the Berlin Wall. In the next 20 years, several Warsaw Pact countries that were outside the Soviet Union, including East Germany,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Thursday night NFL, picks, Sports Supreme Court, AU-Georgia, playoff matchups and hate maila little show called Sesame Street. Who knows, maybe it will stick around. Toda
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
a little show called Sesame Street. Who knows, maybe it will stick around. Today in 1989, Germany starts to take down the Berlin Wall. Norman Mailer died on this day 10 years ago. Chuck Connors — TV's original Rifleman — died on this day in... Read more
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EuroNews
MTP at 70: The Fall of the Soviet UnionCzechoslovakia, and Bulgaria. Violent and bloody unrest had toppled Romania's N
EuroNews / Posted 10 days ago
Czechoslovakia, and Bulgaria. Violent and bloody unrest had toppled Romania's Nicolae Ceausescu. And on November 9, the Berlin Wall, symbol of the Cold War since 1961, fell. Garrick Utley introduced Meet the Press from Berlin's Brandenburg... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Teen mom accused of suffocating newborn with rockauthorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the co
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
authorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the country after flying in Thursday morning. Berlin Wall started to fall 28 years agoBerlin Wall started to fall 28 years ago Politburo member Guenter Schabowski... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Teen mom accused of suffocating newborn with rockauthorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the co
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
authorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the country after flying in Thursday morning. Berlin Wall started to fall 28 years agoBerlin Wall started to fall 28 years ago Politburo member Guenter Schabowski... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Teen mom accused of suffocating newborn with rockauthorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the co
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 days ago
authorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the country after flying in Thursday morning. Berlin Wall started to fall 28 years agoBerlin Wall started to fall 28 years ago Politburo member Guenter Schabowski... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Teen mom accused of suffocating newborn with rockauthorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the co
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
authorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the country after flying in Thursday morning. Berlin Wall started to fall 28 years agoBerlin Wall started to fall 28 years ago Politburo member Guenter Schabowski... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Teen mom accused of suffocating newborn with rockauthorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the co
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
authorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the country after flying in Thursday morning. Berlin Wall started to fall 28 years agoBerlin Wall started to fall 28 years ago Politburo member Guenter Schabowski... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Teen mom accused of suffocating newborn with rockauthorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the co
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 days ago
authorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the country after flying in Thursday morning. Berlin Wall started to fall 28 years agoBerlin Wall started to fall 28 years ago Politburo member Guenter Schabowski... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Teen mom accused of suffocating newborn with rockauthorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the co
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 11 days ago
authorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the country after flying in Thursday morning. Berlin Wall started to fall 28 years agoBerlin Wall started to fall 28 years ago Politburo member Guenter Schabowski... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Teen mom accused of suffocating newborn with rockauthorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the co
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 11 days ago
authorities stopped the former heavyweight boxing champion from entering the country after flying in Thursday morning. Berlin Wall started to fall 28 years agoBerlin Wall started to fall 28 years ago Politburo member Guenter Schabowski... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Two injured, suspect still at large in Colorado Springs shootingMayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Air Force Secretary speaks out on pilot shortage crisisMayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
CSU-Pueblo football team needs to win this weekMayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Friday Night Blitz Spirit Award - Rampart High SchoolMayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Friday Nght Blitz Spirit Award - Widefield high schoolMayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
El Paso County makes appeal to surveillance camera ownersMayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Pueblo investigators wrap up day 2 of renewed Kelsie Schelling searchMayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Injured hunter rescued from steep terrain in Teller CountyMayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Whats being done about affordable housing in Colorado Springs?Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Academy of Live and Leadership Taekwondo wins co-national championshipMayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrate
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day. Read More » Restaurants, retailers, media, tech companies and handbag designers... Read more
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The Forward
On The Anniversary Of Kristallnacht, Jewish Life In Berlin Is FlourishingThat station, Bornholmer Straße, lies directly on the border between East and W
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
That station, Bornholmer Straße, lies directly on the border between East and West Berlin and thus was shuttered when the Berlin Wall divided the city in 1961. As it happens, tonight marks the anniversary not only of... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin WallFALL OF BERLIN WALL 1989 Berliners sing and dance on top of the Berlin Wall to
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
FALL OF BERLIN WALL 1989 Berliners sing and dance on top of the Berlin Wall to celebrate the opening of East-West German borders, Friday afternoon, Nov. 10, 1989. Thousands of East German citizens moved into the West after East German authorities... Read more
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DW
Germans remember the night when the Berlin Wall fell |former citizens of the German Democratic Republic (GDR) and other invited guest
DW / Posted 11 days ago
former citizens of the German Democratic Republic (GDR) and other invited guests at a commemoration hosted by the Berlin Wall Foundation in the capital. Foundation director Axel Klausmeier said the Wall was not just a historical... Read more
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Missoulian
Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin WallFALL OF BERLIN WALL 1989 Berliners sing and dance on top of the Berlin Wall to
Missoulian / Posted 11 days ago
FALL OF BERLIN WALL 1989 Berliners sing and dance on top of the Berlin Wall to celebrate the opening of East-West German borders, Friday afternoon, Nov. 10, 1989. Thousands of East German citizens moved into the West after East German authorities... Read more
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The World
Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin WallFALL OF BERLIN WALL 1989 Berliners sing and dance on top of the Berlin Wall to
The World / Posted 11 days ago
FALL OF BERLIN WALL 1989 Berliners sing and dance on top of the Berlin Wall to celebrate the opening of East-West German borders, Friday afternoon, Nov. 10, 1989. Thousands of East German citizens moved into the West after East German authorities... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin WallFALL OF BERLIN WALL 1989 Berliners sing and dance on top of the Berlin Wall to
The Times and Democrat / Posted 11 days ago
FALL OF BERLIN WALL 1989 Berliners sing and dance on top of the Berlin Wall to celebrate the opening of East-West German borders, Friday afternoon, Nov. 10, 1989. Thousands of East German citizens moved into the West after East German authorities... Read more
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