East German Authorities close the border between east and west Berlin and Construction of the Berlin Wall begins.
The last parade of the Armed Forces of the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany) in 1989 - celebrating the 40th anniversary of the republic.
Bustling: The Berlin Wall was built by East Germany in 1961, and the top image shows the wall around the Brandenburg Gate on Nov 19, 1961. Today the same area is filled with cars, buses and people moving freely around the German capital.
Magnum Photos — Thomas Hoepker — EAST GERMANY. The streets of medieval Mehlhausen's old city center in Thuringia are adorned with flags.
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Credit: Thomas Hoepker East Berlin apartment blocks in 1975, with poster showing leader Erich Honecker.
Where the Berlin Wall once stood. Brandenburg Gate and Pariser Platz taken from West Berlin, Germany.
East Berlin - February 1982 - Leninplatz by LimitedExpress, via Flickr
A young West German girl points to a large hole in the Berlin Wall,1989