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Berlin Wall fall raised a generation of criminals?

Last Updated: Thursday, April 04, 2013, 18:51

The fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 may have blighted a generation of children in east Germany, who were more likely to commit crimes than their west German peers, a new study claims.

`No-Go zone` between former East, West Germany?

Last Updated: Sunday, May 13, 2012, 16:34

A total of 1.2 million mines were laid by East Germany at the border with West Germany during the Cold War.

Germany marks construction of Berlin Wall

Last Updated: Saturday, August 13, 2011, 12:06

Germany had been divided into capitalist western and communist eastern sectors after end of WWII.

Wobbly sections of Berlin Wall to be restored

Last Updated: Monday, August 01, 2011, 22:51

Bernauer Strasse, the site of dramatic escape during the Cold War will be repaired by year`s end.

East Germany given €1.3tn since Wall fell: Study

Last Updated: Sunday, November 08, 2009, 23:30

United Germany transferred some EUR 1.3 trillion to the former communist east in the years after the fall of the Berlin Wall to help prop up the depressed region, a study published on Sunday showed.

Putin feels `nostalgia` for East Germany

Last Updated: Sunday, November 08, 2009, 23:09

Russia`s Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Sunday said he feels nostalgia for the former East Germany, in the most revealing description yet of his half-decade as a KGB agent in Dresden under communism.