The Berlin WallFor any ofus, who have a bit of knowledge of the Berlin wall, the imagery is that of awall of concrete and people standing on it or making their way through while camera’sflashes are all over the wall. For the rest of the world the imagery issymbolic and really all anyone outside of Germany needs to know. Because thingsthat happened under the cold war were too bad for not mentioning it today. Construction of the WallAll references generally start from when the Naziswere in the leadership of bigger part of Europe.
When Russian troops enteredGermany, they managed to hold power over Berlin for a quiet of period until theyhad to split it up with their allies. France, the U.S. and Britain that wouldtake West Germany meanwhile Soviet Russia would take the East Germany.
Eventually Berlin’s destiny was secured, thetensions between power of the soviet influenced GDR party for East Berlin,which cause East Berliners to leave East Berlin to manage to escape from thepoor part of the town, to the richer part which was the West part, enough tocreate a weak workforce and threaten the economy. With the help of the SovietUnion, in August of 1961 a makeshift wall was constructed, sealing off morethan 77 entry points under the watch of an aggressive militaryBringing Down the WallThose years of separationwere constantly eating away and the East German government from a onedirectional propaganda war against it that would eventually weaken the economyand the government would have to concede to the West. In November of 1989,citizens began to take hammers to the wall and wave banners to symbolize thefall of the oppressive government and its wall. It was widely televised andparalleled previous statements from President Reagan who demanded thatGorbachev has to tear down the wall as fast as possible.Conclusion