(CNN) — Checkpoint Charlie , the former border checkpoint between East and West Berlin , is set to get a major makeover after city authorities approved a redevelopment plan following years of debate. historic
BERLIN — The night the Berlin Wall fell, 30 years ago this month, Waltraud Ziervogel’s husband, Kurt, came home with the news and urged his wife to join him in the joyous celebrations and a stroll through
While most of the Berlin Wall anniversary coverage has focused on the day the wall came down, the seeds of revolution were planted in the 1960s, and fuelled by America's civil rights movement, writes Jeffrey.
In one of the most audacious and successful spy operations of the Cold War, the U.S. and U.K. tunneled a quarter-mile beneath Berlin into Soviet territory. Almost exactly 30 years ago, as we have been