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What was the Berlin Wall?

Saturday, November 9, 2019

On 9 November, 2019, the world marked 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, which was widely seen as marking the end of the Cold War and paved the way for a united Germany and, ultimately, a united Europe after decades of division. But why was the Berlin Wall built and what led to its fall? Euronews has the lowdown. What was the Berlin Wall? After defeating the…