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EuroNews
Want to ive the dream and buy your own Alpine village? Here's how...at the start of the 20th century the buildings were converted into residential
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
at the start of the 20th century the buildings were converted into residential buildings which during the era of the former German Democratic Republic were state-owned. After the fall of the Berlin Wall, the area became the responsibility of the... Read more
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BBC News
How are capital cities chosen?the years of Cold War division, Bonn was the capital of West Germany and east B
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
the years of Cold War division, Bonn was the capital of West Germany and east Berlin was the capital of East Germany (the German Democratic Republic). Today, few of the travellers thronging Berlin's nightclubs and taking pictures of the wall's... Read more
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Island Packet
New on DVD: 'McGregor' has little punch; 'Assassin' killer effortand a priest help a young woman possessed by a demon. "Karl Marx City": Filmma
Island Packet / Posted 14 days ago
and a priest help a young woman possessed by a demon. "Karl Marx City": Filmmaker Petra Epperlein returns to the former German Democratic Republic to find the truth about her late father's suicide. "Midsomer Murders: John Barnaby's First... Read more
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Arts Journal
Arnold Schoenberg’s Musical Response to FDRdriven out of this beautiful country in this ridiculous way.” In East Berlin,
Arts Journal / Posted 24 days ago
driven out of this beautiful country in this ridiculous way.” In East Berlin, Eisler composed the national anthem for the German Democratic Republic. Though re-united with Brecht, he discovered himself ideologically suspect all over again. In... Read more
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DW
Paradise Papers: Nelson Mandela and the 'Purple Witch' of East Germany |fighter Nelson Mandela, and East Germany's Margot Honecker – a ruthless Stalini
DW / Posted 26 days ago
fighter Nelson Mandela, and East Germany's Margot Honecker – a ruthless Stalinist known as the "Purple Witch" of the German Democratic Republic (GDR), a reference to her strangely colored hair dye German daily Süddeutsche Zeitung, a key... Read more
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express
‘FAILED ALLIANCE': How Germany & Russia’s 1939 military pact broke relations THEN and NOWdifferences in the economy, structure of the state, domestic politics”. He sai
express / Posted 29 days ago
differences in the economy, structure of the state, domestic politics”. He said: “There was another alliance between the German Democratic Republic and the USSR after the Second World War.” However, he said that a similar alliance is not... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Split Personality Of The Russian Soul: Moscow And Kievwhen they were Germans; Catalans are Spaniards or they are not Spaniards, as th
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
when they were Germans; Catalans are Spaniards or they are not Spaniards, as the case may be; not long ago citizens of the German Democratic Republic would have fought against their historical compatriots from the Federal German Republic. Did we... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
An American artist's provocative tribute to a 1970s German radicalhis banner up like a protest sign or planting it on the ground like a flag. Loc
Los Angeles Times / Posted a month ago
his banner up like a protest sign or planting it on the ground like a flag. Locations include the building where the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) was founded, a Soviet cemetery and other, surprisingly pastoral landscapes that... Read more
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DW
Prominent journalists flee Russia ahead of presidential election |The latter, formed by the German parliament in 1998, is dedicated to researchin
DW / Posted 1 months ago
The latter, formed by the German parliament in 1998, is dedicated to researching the fate of prisoners of the former East German Democratic Republic (GDR) and those in Russia today. Olga Romanova, director of "Russia Behind Bars" Romanova has... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Revolutionof Lenin’s revolution. These are people who still mourn the collapse of the Sov
Pilipino Star / Posted 1 months ago
of Lenin’s revolution. These are people who still mourn the collapse of the Soviet Union and are nostalgic for the German Democratic Republic along with its notorious secret police. Opinion ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch:... Read more
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DW
Germans remember the night when the Berlin Wall fell |began to come down. More than 160 schoolchildren from across the country joined
DW / Posted 1 months ago
began to come down. More than 160 schoolchildren from across the country joined 100 politicians, former citizens of the German Democratic Republic (GDR) and other invited guests at a commemoration hosted by the Berlin Wall Foundation in the... Read more

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