The Fall of the Berlin Wall

25 Years Later: A Look Back

Published March 10, 2015

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The Fall of the Berlin Wall

25 Years Later: A Look Back

Published March 10, 2015

On November 9, 1989, the Berlin Wall fell after nearly three decades as a barrier dividing the city. Reporters and photographers of The Associated Press were there to witness the construction of the wall in August 1961 and its collapse some 28 years later. Relive the immediate reactions of those who lived to see the wall fall, through the on-the-ground reporting and stunning photography of the AP.

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