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1990 | OPEN BORDER STRIP BEHIND THE REICHSTAG BUILDING

1990 Open border strip behind the Reichstag building

Photo: Berlin Wall Foundation / Edmund Kasperski

The formerly sharply guarded border strip has become accessible through the holes of the wallpeckers. As here directly at the Reichstag, the border guards also allow families to enter the formerly hermetically sealed off restricted area through the now meaningless and punctured wall. The remains of the inner reinforcement of the wall elements now serve as handle bars for the smallest visitors from the west.

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