BERLIN: An open-air installation is to open along an old section of the Berlin Wall at the weekend, featuring photos of soldiers patrolling the former deadly border, and stories of those persecuted behind it. "Beyond the Wall" -- 229-metres (250 yards) long and facing the West -- is designed to keep alive the memory of the dividing wall put up by Communist East German authorities nearly 56 years ago on Aug. 13, 1961. It fell in November 1989 due to mass popular pressure and the decline of Soviet Union power. The…
BERLIN: Germans flocked to their reunified capital Sunday to toast the 25th anniversary of the Berlin Wall's fall and swap memories of a night of "pure joy".
BERLIN: Memories of Germany's World Cup triumph will be rekindled on Monday when 'Die Mannschaft' (The Team) hits cinemas and Joachim Loew's squad receive the country's highest sports award.
BERLIN: Germany kicked off celebrations Friday marking 25 years since the epochal fall of the Berlin Wall, set to culminate in rock stars and freedom icons joining millions at an open-air party.