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Berlin bans snapshot ‘soldiers’ at Checkpoint Charlie

The classic souvenir photo with two "American soldiers" at Checkpoint Charlie, once the border crossing from West Berlin to the East, may be off...

How Berlin Wall’s fall sparked joy and upended lives

by Yacine LE FORESTIER and Yannick PASQUET Three citizens of former East Germany recount how they experienced the fall of the Berlin Wall, from the...

Pentagon frees $3.6 bn for wall construction on Mexican border

The US Defense Department said Tuesday it was freeing up $3.6 billion in funds budgeted for other projects to build a wall on the...
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