On Aug. 13, 1961, East German workers began erecting the infamous Berlin Wall, which would separate the city in two halves for more than 28 years. Take a look at what's left of the wall nearly two decades after its fall.
Check out DW-WORLD.DE's special coverage of the former German-German border.
For 28 years, Berliners dreamed of tearing down the Wall. Now, the largest remaining stretch of it is to be touched up to preserve art works against weather damage and vandalism. But how long can it stay spic and span? (06.08.2008)
Take a look at Berlin's official Web site, which has an extensive section in English on the Berlin Wall.
More information on Berlin's new GPS-based, interactive guide that let's visitors explore the remains of the wall.
German students are often unable to differentiate between democracy and dictatorship, according to the director of the Berlin Wall Foundation. His remarks coincided with the remembrance of the wall's 1961 construction.
The Berlin Wall Trail follows the path of the former division of the city that was built on August 13, 1961. It's a great way to explore Berlin and discover the last remains of the Cold War.
Combining culture and nature, the Berlin Wall Trail follows the path of the former division of the city that was built on August 13, 1961. It's a great way to explore Berlin and discover the last remains of the Cold War.
German police have forcefully removed a man seeking church asylum from a monastery, drawing a reaction from the church.
DW's Kate Brady reports from Düsseldorf, where the looming Brexit is still a worry for many German Anglophiles.
The German economy has logged another quarter of expansion, the National Statistics Office has confirmed. It also said Europe's powerhouse logged a decent budget surplus for the first six months of the year.
A pair of lip-synching German twins have become a viral phenomenon. Over eight-million users watch the videos starring Lisa and Lena via the app musical.ly -- making them the social network's most successful Germans.
A 6.2 magnitude earthquake has hit central Italy, killing at least 16 people. The worst-hit towns of Amatrice and Accumoli have been partially demolished.
Borussia Mönchengladbach have one foot in the Champions League group stage after a 3-1 win over Young Boys in Switzerland earlier this month. Foals' head coach Andre Schubert expects more of the same this Wednesday.
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