Interview by Ricardo Figueira – euronews journalist. The fall of the Berlin Wall was, without doubt, one of the major events of the second half of
"We knew that by opening the Hungarian-Austrian border, we would make the Berlin Wall absolutely useless but it collapsed earlier than we expected."
Sergio Cantone – Brussels correspondent, euronews: “Laszlo Kovacs from Hungary is the EU Taxation Commissioner. His country was part of the Soviet
Michael Reichmann – euronews: “The 9th of November is an important day for Germans and our country. On this day in 1918 the first German democracy
Federica Bonacini – euronews: “The events of November the 9th, 1989 marked the end of the cold war and had a big impact on the society as well. Marc
Christophe Midol Monnet, euronews: “Jerzy Buzek is the President of the European Parliament. A former member of Solidarnosc and former Polish Prime
Anticipation is growing in Berlin ahead of Monday’s 20th anniversary of the fall of the wall. At least 100,000 people are set to party around the
"We are now one generation after the fall of the Berlin Wall and perhaps we need one more to really build democracy as a culture"
Seamus Kearney – euronews: “The Fall of the Berlin Wall twenty years ago heralded a massive change in Germany but also had a ripple-on effect in
Even before the fall of the Berlin Wall the frontiers with the West were starting to crumble. 20 years ago at Shopron, in Hungary, on August 19