November 9th 1989

Remembering a solemn day in German History

The fall of the Berlin Wall 1989 (From: Wikipedia)

The fall of the Berlin Wall 1989 (From: Wikipedia)

Our country’s history took a great turn 24 years ago: The barrier which separated Germans from Germans for over 28 years finally fell. I was born in GDR and therefor remember that day with special pride.

This event shows how powerful people can be. After weeks of civil unrest and months of demonstrations, the GDR government announced that everybody would be allowed to travel into Western Germany and West Berlin.

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