The Berlin Wall: A symbol of division | Germany| News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW | 13.08.2009
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The Berlin Wall: A symbol of division

On August 13, 1961, construction began on the Berlin Wall. DW-WORLD.DE looks back at the building of an iconic Cold War symbol which divided familes, a nation and two very different ideologies.

The Berlin Wall being built

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