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Bangor Daily News
JFK could help us prevent nuclear warwould paint the United States as “trigger happy” in the eyes of our allies and
Bangor Daily News / Posted 38 minutes ago
would paint the United States as “trigger happy” in the eyes of our allies and invite a Russian counterattack, striking West Berlin. JFK warned his national security team that such an attack “would leave me with only one alternative, which is... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Renowned police officer to be honored guest at Operation Bugle Boy dinnerthat time, East Berlin was still under Soviet Control and the Berlin Wall was t
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
that time, East Berlin was still under Soviet Control and the Berlin Wall was the dividing line," Pugliese said. "West Berlin was divided into sectors patrolled by Americans, French and British troops," he added. "I worked to patrol the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Mass.Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct. 6 from 1-6 p.m. Schartner Farms — 279 West Berlin Road, Berlin; 978-779-MAZE; http://www.schartnerfarm.com/. Wojcik’s Farm — 64 Milk St., Blackstone,... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘Little Rocket Man’ talk sparks renewed shelter interestJohn F. Kennedy had a problem. It was 1961 and Soviet Prime Minister Nikita Kru
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
John F. Kennedy had a problem. It was 1961 and Soviet Prime Minister Nikita Kruschev was threatening to cut off access to West Berlin. “We do not want to fight, but we have fought before,” the president said in a July speech. He requested the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Amazing moment a woman and three men swim for their lives to escape East GermanyMore The East German government announced on November 9, 1989 that all GDR cit
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
More The East German government announced on November 9, 1989 that all GDR citizens could visit West Germany and West Berlin. The GDR was dissolved and Germany was unified on October 3, 1990 becoming a fully... Read more
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express
Berlin Wall: Shocking photos show German capital before and after the Wall was builta British tourist provide a fascinating glimpse behind the Iron Curtain. Allan
express / Posted 6 days ago
a British tourist provide a fascinating glimpse behind the Iron Curtain. Allan Hailstone took hundreds of photos of both West Berlin and East Berlin between 1959 and 1966 Retired coin dealer Allan Hailstone visited Berlin several times between... Read more
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DW
Margaret Atwood, master of dystopia, awarded German Booksellers' Peace Prize |take place in the near future, after a totalitarian group of religious men has
DW / Posted 7 days ago
take place in the near future, after a totalitarian group of religious men has taken over power in the US. Atwood was in West Berlin when she wrote the book in 1984. Volker Schlöndorff had already adapted its storyline for the silver screen in... Read more
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TribLIVE
German capital more than just a backdrop for ‘Berlin Station’ castworking with Germans who grew up on both sides of the Berlin Wall, which divide
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
working with Germans who grew up on both sides of the Berlin Wall, which divided the communist East Berlin from democratic West Berlin until it fell in 1989, helped bring to life the tales of Cold War espionage he'd researched to play a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Cast of Epix spy series says German capital is more than a backdrop At ‘Berlin Station’working with Germans who grew up on both sides of the Berlin Wall, which divide
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
working with Germans who grew up on both sides of the Berlin Wall, which divided the communist East Berlin from democratic West Berlin until it fell in 1989, helped bring to life the tales of Cold War espionage he’d researched to play a... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Mass.Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct. 6 from 1-6 p.m. Schartner Farms — 279 West Berlin Road, Berlin; 978-779-MAZE; http://www.schartnerfarm.com/. Wojcik’s Farm — 64 Milk St., Blackstone,... Read more
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DW
Air Berlin's fall to earth |what once were great heights. The company was set up in 1978 by an American pil
DW / Posted 10 days ago
what once were great heights. The company was set up in 1978 by an American pilot looking to operate charter flights from West Berlin. At that time only planes registered in France, the US or the UK could access the relevant air routes. When the... Read more
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Philly.com
As Boy Scouts welcome girls, Philly area leaders offer praise and skepticismgirls a similar experience to what the boys in the boy scouting program are doi
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
girls a similar experience to what the boys in the boy scouting program are doing,” said David Latimer, 21, who lives in West Berlin, N.J., and volunteers with Boy Scout Troop 251 in Winslow. “It’s been a long time coming, especially with a lot... Read more
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The Middletown Press
'Berlin Station' cast say German capital more than backdropworking with Germans who grew up on both sides of the Berlin Wall, which divide
The Middletown Press / Posted 11 days ago
working with Germans who grew up on both sides of the Berlin Wall, which divided the communist East Berlin from democratic West Berlin until it fell in 1989, helped bring to life the tales of Cold War espionage he'd researched to play a... Read more
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express
NATO launches new force in response to 'Russian AGGRESSION' in 'New Cold War' escalationand Italian planes are helping patrol over Bulgaria. Nato has said that the mu
express / Posted 13 days ago
and Italian planes are helping patrol over Bulgaria. Nato has said that the multinational model recalls allied support for West Berlin in the 1950s when the presence of British, French and US forces deterred the Soviet Union from taking control of... Read more
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Reuters
NATO launches Black Sea force as latest counter to Russiathe U.S.-led alliance has some 4,000 troops, NATO says the relatively light mul
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
the U.S.-led alliance has some 4,000 troops, NATO says the relatively light multinational model recalls allied support for West Berlin in the 1950s, when the presence of British, French and U.S. forces ensured the Soviet Union could not control all... Read more
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Reuters
NATO to launch Black Sea force as latest counter to Russiaair space. As in the Baltics and Poland, NATO says relatively light multinatio
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
air space. As in the Baltics and Poland, NATO says relatively light multinational model recalls allied support for West Berlin in the 1950s, when British, French and U.S. forces ensured the Soviet Union could not control all... Read more
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The Economic Times
NATO to launch Black Sea force as latest counter to Russiaair space. As in the Baltics and Poland, NATO says relatively light multinatio
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
air space. As in the Baltics and Poland, NATO says relatively light multinational model recalls allied support for West Berlin in the 1950s, when British, French and US forces ensured the Soviet Union could not control all Berlin. That... Read more
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Swissinfo
NATO to launch Black Sea force as latest counter to Russiaair space. As in the Baltics and Poland, NATO says relatively light multinatio
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
air space. As in the Baltics and Poland, NATO says relatively light multinational model recalls allied support for West Berlin in the 1950s, when British, French and U.S. forces ensured the Soviet Union could not control all Berlin. That... Read more
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DW
Willy Brandt: German, European and cosmopolitan |Brandt and US President John F. Kennedy in Berlin, 1963 Despite all the hostil
DW / Posted 15 days ago
Brandt and US President John F. Kennedy in Berlin, 1963 Despite all the hostility, Willy Brandt was elected mayor of West Berlin in 1957. Berlin was still officially occupied by the four victorious powers of World War II, and the job of mayor... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Mass.Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 17 days ago
Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct. 6 from 1-6 p.m. Schartner Farms — 279 West Berlin Road, Berlin; 978-779-MAZE; http://www.schartnerfarm.com/. Wojcik’s Farm — 64 Milk St., Blackstone,... Read more
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DW
German reunification: Are youth in love or indifferent? |recent national elections. "German reunification shows that not everything has
DW / Posted 20 days ago
recent national elections. "German reunification shows that not everything has to develop negatively." Hühmer was born in West Berlin in 1986. He is part of the generation of young Germans who only know about the Cold War and the division of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 3(East Germany) ceases to exist and its territory becomes part of the Federal Re
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 days ago
(East Germany) ceases to exist and its territory becomes part of the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany). East and West Berlin are also reunited into one city. The day is now celebrated as German Unity Day. [ + - ] 1988: The space... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 3(East Germany) ceases to exist and its territory becomes part of the Federal Re
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 20 days ago
(East Germany) ceases to exist and its territory becomes part of the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany). East and West Berlin are also reunited into one city. The day is now celebrated as German Unity Day. [ + - ] 1988: The space... Read more
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Boston Globe
Couple celebrates first same-sex wedding in Germanyand Mende have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany s
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
and Mende have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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DW
Germans celebrate first gay marriages |and Bodo, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germa
DW / Posted 22 days ago
and Bodo, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. "This is an emotional moment with great symbolism," Kriele said. "The transition to the term 'marriage' shows... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
'Ja' at last: 1st same-sex couples in Germany to wed SundayBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
'Ja' at last: 1st same-sex couples in Germany to wed SundayBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
'Ja' at last: 1st same-sex couples in Germany to wed SundayBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
40 years after first kiss, gay couple will become first to marry under new German lawBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
'Ja' at last: First same-sex couples in Germany to wed SundayBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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Newsmax
'Ja' at Last: 1st Same-sex Couples in Germany to Wed SundayBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
Newsmax / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Ja' at last: First same-sex couples in Germany to wed SundayBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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The Morning Call
'Ja' at last: First same-sex couples in Germany to wed SundayBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
'Ja' at last: 1st same-sex couples in Germany to wed SundayBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
'Ja' at last: 1st same-sex couples in Germany to wed SundayBodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Ger
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 22 days ago
Bodo Mende, 60, have been at the forefront of campaigning for gay rights in Germany since meeting in 1979 in what was then West Berlin. The city at that time was a magnet for people seeking to escape the political and social constraints on both... Read more
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DW
Berlin's airport drama |ballot paper inviting them to have their two cent's worth on the to-be-or-not-t
DW / Posted 23 days ago
ballot paper inviting them to have their two cent's worth on the to-be-or-not-to-be of the city's iconic post-war West Berlin airport that is due to close when its beleaguered BER counterpart finally opens for business. Though when that... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Mass.Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 24 days ago
Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct. 6 from 1-6 p.m. Schartner Farms — 279 West Berlin Road, Berlin; 978-779-MAZE; http://www.schartnerfarm.com/. Wojcik’s Farm — 64 Milk St., Blackstone,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Berliners vote to keep Tegel airport openin just 90 days in 1948 to support the Berlin Airlift, a huge operation to ship
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
in just 90 days in 1948 to support the Berlin Airlift, a huge operation to ship supplies and thwart a Soviet blockade of West Berlin. Despite the squat shape, the airport remains much-loved by many Berliners and business travellers for its... Read more
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Reuters
Berliners vote to keep Tegel airport openin just 90 days in 1948 to support the Berlin Airlift, a huge operation to ship
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
in just 90 days in 1948 to support the Berlin Airlift, a huge operation to ship supplies and thwart a Soviet blockade of West Berlin. Despite the squat shape, the airport remains much-loved by many Berliners and business travellers for its... Read more
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BBC News
Germany's other vote: Airport row divides Berlinersfor business travellers. All metal space-ship windows and swooping concrete ram
BBC News / Posted 29 days ago
for business travellers. All metal space-ship windows and swooping concrete ramps, the retro main terminal is a provincial West Berlin dream of a jet-set future. Taxis can drive up to the individual departure gates, each with its own security... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Is Tegel Airport To Be Or Not To Be? That Is The Question, For Berlintransport, not with a car." It's not only a question of convenience though. "
KERA North Texas / Posted 29 days ago
transport, not with a car." It's not only a question of convenience though. "Tegel is kind of an identity thing for West Berlin," Merkel says. He notes the distinctive hexagonal architecture of the '70s-era main terminal, and the historical... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Is Tegel Airport To Be Or Not To Be? That Is The Question, For Berlintransport, not with a car." It's not only a question of convenience though. "
KPBS San Diego / Posted 29 days ago
transport, not with a car." It's not only a question of convenience though. "Tegel is kind of an identity thing for West Berlin," Merkel says. He notes the distinctive hexagonal architecture of the '70s-era main terminal, and the historical... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Mass.Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted a month ago
Weekends through October, as well as Columbus Day, 9 am.-6 p.m.; also open Oct. 6 from 1-6 p.m. Schartner Farms — 279 West Berlin Road, Berlin; 978-779-MAZE; http://www.schartnerfarm.com/. Wojcik’s Farm — 64 Milk St., Blackstone,... Read more
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Newsweek
How the right lost its mind, sold its soul and embraced Donald Trumpthe Wall There was a time when we deserved better. And had it, too. On June 1
Newsweek / Posted a month ago
the Wall There was a time when we deserved better. And had it, too. On June 12, 1987, President Reagan was in West Berlin to deliver a powerful message to the evil empire, the USSR. His Soviet counterpart, Mikhail Gorbachev, had... Read more

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