It's been three decades since reunification. For eastern Germans, nearly everything has changed. For western Germans, hardly anything did.
The Cold War, a global power struggle between dictatorship and democracy, ended in Berlin on November 9, 1989. The course of history, however, was set in motion by decisive events outside the country long before that.
Berlin is many things: the German capital, seat of government and cultural metropolis. But above all Berlin is fascinating, a city that is constantly changing. Maybe that's why it's such a tourist hotspot.
A majority of people in Germany are in favor of stricter regulations to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, according to a poll. The survey also explored German identity 30 years after reunification.
Once a symbol of freedom in West Berlin, Tegel airport quickly became too small for a united Berlin after the fall of the Berlin Wall. Now, 30 years later a new, much-delayed airport is finally taking its place.
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