Photo Gallery: The Berlin Wall, Then and Now
11/03/2009
March 1990, five months after the opening of the Berlin Wall. East German...
REUTERS

March 1990, five months after the opening of the Berlin Wall. East German border guards standing at the border at Zimmerstrasse/Charlottenstrasse at the Berlin Wall near the Allied Checkpoint Charlie in central Berlin. Checkpoint Charlie was designated as the single crossing point for foreigners and members of the Allied forces.