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The Berlin Wall (German: Berliner Mauer) was a barrier that div...

wikipedia - 13 Aug 2019
The Berlin Wall (German: Berliner Mauer) was a barrier that divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989. Constructed by the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany), starting on 13 August 1961, the Wall completely cut off (by land) West Berlin from surrounding East Germany and from East Berlin until government officials opened it in November 1989. Its demolition officially began on 13 June 1990 and was completed in 1992. The barrier included guard towers placed along large concrete walls, which circumscri
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How and why was the Berlin Wall built?

The Local Germany - 13 Aug 2019
58 years ago today, August 13th 1961, the first border fences were erected around the border of West Berlin, in what would quickly become the Berlin Wall.
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1961: When the Berlin Wall was built

Khmer Times - 15 Aug 2019
Construction of the Berlin Wall began on August 13, 1961 – the same year birth control was introduced in Germany. It was also the beginning of what would ...
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The Iron Curtain: 5 things to know

Big News Network - 17 Aug 2019
The Iron Curtain was at first an ideological and then a physical separation of communist Eastern Europe from the West from the 1940s after World War IIThe.
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The Iron Curtain: five things to know

Independent - 16 Aug 2019
Paris, France | AFP | The Iron Curtain was at first an ideological and then a physical separation of communist Eastern Europe from the West from the 1940s after ...
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Communist Berlin: Then And Now

Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty - 25 Jul 2019
To mark 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, we revisited the precise locations of 14 memorable photos taken when half of the city lay behind the Iron ...

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