Photo Gallery Preserving the Berlin Wall

The East Side Gallery is the longest remaining portion of the former Berlin Wall. A real estate developer is planning to build a 14-story apartment building between the gallery and the River Spree and needs to remove a roughly 20-meter (66-foot) section of the wall in order to allow access to the construction site.
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Foto: FABRIZIO BENSCH/ REUTERS
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