A crash involving several buses on a highway in eastern Germany killed 10 people and injured 69, police said today.
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.
A total of 1.2 million mines were laid by East Germany at the border with West Germany during the Cold War.
Germany had been divided into capitalist western and communist eastern sectors after end of WWII.
Bernauer Strasse, the site of
dramatic escape during the Cold War will be repaired by year`s end.
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.
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.
Telling jokes was said to a risky business for East Germany`s citizens.
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