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19/08 23:28 CET

Celebrating 25 years of ‘the picnic that changed the world’ in Hungary

Celebrating 25 years of ‘the picnic that changed the world’ in Hungary

It was called the 'picnic that changed the world' and visitors to Sopron, Hungary are here to celebrate the 25th anniversary. On August 19th 1989, the border with Austria was opened up allowing more than 600 East Germans under Communist rule to flee to the West. "The events…