Age of Separation Went Out with the Berlin Wall

November 2014
Diplomat East Africa;Nov2014, Vol. 52, p40
The author talks about the fall of the Wall of Berlin, a barrier that divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989, on November 9, 1989, which paved the way for German unification and European unification. He describes the lessons learned from the fall of the wall including the strong will of people to live in freedom and the inspiration to never lose hope under difficult circumstances. He also discusses several challenges faced by the world today, such as poverty, climate change, and terrorism.


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