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Berlin Wall

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  1. During this period, at least 136 people were confirmed killed trying to cross the Wall into West Berlin, according to official figures

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 19, 2008
  2. a physical barrier separating West Berlin from the German Democratic Republic (GDR) (East Germany), including East Berlin

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 19, 2008
  3. The longer inner German border demarcated the border between East and West Germany

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 19, 2008
  4. Both borders came to symbolize the Iron Curtain between Western and Eastern Europe

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  5. The wall separated the two German states for 28 years and 1 day, from the day construction began on August 13, 1961 until it was dismantled beginning in late 1989, and was considered to be a longtime symbol of the Iron Curtain

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 19, 2008
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