The Symbols Of The Berlin Wall And The Cold War

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Our world is changing every day. In this way, we are creating the new history. Throughout the ancient history, there are many curious things to learn and discuss. I want to remind some historical buildings, which changed our world. I think, that The Berlin Wall played very important role in the history, and in the relationships between the countries. I learned a little about it and I want to give main ideas, such as: how it was built and collapse. Main causes and effects. Because of displeasure with the economic and political situation, a great number of people left the Germany. In the 1945, after The Second World War, Germany was divided on the two parts: East and West. East Germany was under control of the Soviet Union, at the same moment Western part became supported by the United States. Berlin was located in the Eastern part, but it was also divided into two parts. On 13 August GDR decided to block off East and West parts by barricades. Any connections between East and West Germany were severed. Length of the wall between East and West was about 166 km. The height of the wall was 4 meters. The border cuts through 192 streets. Many people were killed at the Berlin Wall. The Berlin Wall is a symbol of the Cold War. The Berlin Wall has played very important role in the lives of the German people. It was the most obvious frontier separating two words. On July 1 1990, an economic and social union between East and West was formed. The wall has vanished by 1991. The fall

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