The End of East West German Secret Service Opens GDR Files

Germany's foreign intelligence agency recently released some of its files from the run-up to the collapse of East Germany. The papers show that West German spies had conflicting information. At times they were well sourced, but they failed to see that the Berlin Wall was about to collapse.
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Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan.