The World from Berlin Stasi Files Reveal East Germany's 'Dirty Reality'

This week Germans were shocked to learn that almost 17,000 of their civil servants had once worked for the feared East German secret police, the Stasi. Commentators on Friday are happy to argue the relevance and accuracy of the figures but they all agree about the need for debate on an uncomfortable topic.
Cathrin Schaer, 2:45 p.m. CET
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