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History of Berlin Wall

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  • First Wall Constructed

    First Wall Constructed
    Over night a wire barrier of over 100 miles was constructed on the border by East German authorities.
  • Concrete Wall

    Concrete Wall
    A concrete wall goes up replacing the wire fence.
  • Reagan Visits Berlin

    Reagan Visits Berlin
    President Reagan visits Berlin and urges Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down the wall
  • Fall of the Berlin Wall

    Fall of the Berlin Wall
  • Germany is Reunited

    Germany is Reunited