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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.
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A total of 1.2 million mines were laid by East Germany at the border with West Germany during the Cold War.
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Germany had been divided into capitalist western and communist eastern sectors after end of WWII.
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Bernauer Strasse, the site of
dramatic escape during the Cold War will be repaired by year`s end.
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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.
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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.
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