Photo Gallery: The Fate of Stasi HQ
Foto: Sören Stache/ dpa

Photo Gallery: The Fate of Stasi HQ

Fighting Over the Past Former Stasi Headquarters Provide Headache for Berlin

The former Berlin headquarters of the East German secret police, the Stasi, are in a sorry state of disrepair, but no one can agree on what to do about it. Civil rights activists, the federal government and local politicians all have their ideas in a dispute that revolves around how to deal with the communist past.
Von Wiebke Hollersen
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan
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