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Fall of the Berlin wall

World news about “Fall of the Berlin wall” published by euronews.

29/10 16:34 CET

Building the Berlin Wall

Building the Berlin Wall

On Sunday August 13 1961, the inhabitants of Berlin woke up to find the city alive with construction workers. Some 40,000 soldiers and East German police officers were busy building a fortified wall along the line demarcating the Soviet- occupied zone of Berlin, effectively…