West Berlin


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the part of Berlin under United States and British and French control until 1989

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I learned from my time in West Berlin that West Berliners perceived the so-called island as the last bastion of Western values.
On Friday night, West Berlin police said East German workers had begun punching a hole through the wall at Bernauer Strasse for a new checkpoint in the Wedding section of Berlin.
This part of the tour in West Berlin was much better than yesterday as we visited the famous Brandenburg Gate as well as the Reichstag which still had a lot of external damage inflicted upon it during 'The Battle of Berlin' in 1945.
Topics range from the role of art and radio in post-war Berlin to various architectural landmarks, including East Berlin's Television Tower or the Internationale Bauaustellung in West Berlin in 1987.
For many West Berlin was a way station as they made their way to the Marienfelde refugee camp, where they could find assistance in making their way to new homes and jobs in West Germany.
According to the Daily Mail, the then West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer made the suggestion that West Berlin, occupied by French, British and U.
He says it was a desire to travel, and a growing interest in international affairs, that led him to arrive in West Berlin aS t 7pm on Saturday, August 12, 1961.
West Berlin is one of five locations of the $100-million MedPlast group.
After the speech, the mayor of West Berlin, Willi Brandt, spoke out for the citizens of East Germany, saying they would be brought out in a few days to greet the Soviet leader, Nikita Khrushchev, whether they wanted to or not.
This is the wonderful start of a well-written, comprehensive narrative on an unusual railway history, in which Burghard Ciesla analyzes the exploitation of railways in West Berlin by the state railway of the DDR, the Deutsche Reichsbahn in SBZ (zone occupied by the Soviet armies) from 1945 until 1990.
THE Berlin Wall was a concrete barrier built bythe German Democratic Republic (EastGermany) to separate East and West Berlin.
The West Berlin plant has recently added new high-speed CNC machining centers and EDM machines with robotic tool-changing capabilities.
Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services announced the sale of Kentucky Fried Chicken, a 2,280 s/f net leased property in West Berlin, N.
It was a thorn in the side for the Soviets, who saw West Berlin as an outpost for American spies and propaganda, and a tempting sanctuary for thousands of refugees escaping from oppression in East Germany and other Soviet satellites.
For 11 months from the end of June 1948, British and US air forces supplied two million people in West Berlin by air.
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