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On this day: The Brandenburg Gate opens

Inaccessible for over 28 years, isolated in the death strip of the Berlin Wall, the Brandenburg Gate is now incontrovertibly associated with the ‘Peaceful Revolution’ of 1989 and the reunification of divided Germany that followed. The German landmark in central Berlin.

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