Checkpoint Charlie Standoff Berlin Cold War Monument Dismantled Amid Protest

Berlin's most controversial monument -- a make-shift field of wooden crosses dedicated to the victims of the Berlin Wall -- is no longer. Despite the protests of former East German political prisoners, church members, and politicians, the city dismantled it on Tuesday. Now, officials are vowing to build another monument. But when?
Von Jody K. Biehl und Charles Hawley
Checkpoint Charlie: Makeshift Wall Memorial Dismantled
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Checkpoint Charlie: Makeshift Wall Memorial Dismantled