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German power under the spotlight

Simon Bulmer

25 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, German institutions, politics and values still present formidable obstacles to real change It is 25 years this coming weekend since the fall of the Berlin Wall on 9 November 1989.  The opening of the border set off complex international and internal German negotiations that enabled unification to take place swiftly in … Continue reading

6 November 2014 by
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