Fluchtversuche berliner mauer youtube. Wissenswertet für den Alltag: Die Berliner Mauer (13.08.1961

Leben mit der Mauer

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Für Ostberlin liegen keine genauen Zahlen vor, es ist aber anzunehmen, dass sie ebenfalls hoch, wenn nicht sogar höher waren. Die mussten Stacheldrahtzäune und Betonpfeiler abladen. It was not difficult for an East German to travel to East Berlin, and, once there, he needed only to buy a ticket on the U-Bahn subway or S-Bahn elevated and ride to West Berlin. He lost the last war. He was sure they could not be coming from any of his group, since, according to the schedule, they had not yet begun their descent, but he removed the manhole cover anyway. He found that his relatives were generally short of food and that their lives were coming under increasingly close control. There seems to be no doubt that one was.

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Eine Fluchtwelle über Ungarn und die Tschechoslowakei spitzte die Lage zu. Opposite the police shelter, another garishly painted metal sign could be seen through the barbed-wire fence. Mindestens 235 Menschen kamen bei dem Versuch, in den Westen zu gelangen, ums Leben. The cover, which weighed a hundred and twenty-five pounds, had to be put back quickly and quietly and without leaving marks. Though the zonal border is more than twice the length of the sector border, it has been the scene of comparatively few escapes.

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Berliner Mauer 1986

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The East Berlin side was seemingly deserted. Auch einige Fluchthelfer wie Heinz Jercha, Siegfried Noffke oder Dieter Wohlfahrt erlagen ihren an der Mauer erlittenen Schusswunden. Six feet behind this fence was a similar one, and six feet behind the second was a third. A few feet inside the Zone of Peace stood a ten-foot-high fence of barbed wire strung thickly on concrete posts. It has been said that some tunnels have been built and run for profit.

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Fluchten

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I had an uncle, and he took us in—my three sisters and me. Then they said that one of the workers in his shop was already helping them protect the country and was keeping an eye on him. They believe they will get what they want if they wait. Many of the tunnel projects failed because of the difficult building conditions, because they were betrayed to the police or because of counter measures taken by the Ministry for State Security. West Germans and foreigners are still allowed to visit East Berlin, and so, of course, are Allied personnel. The West Berlin side of the border is in the hands of fifteen hundred police. We take notice and are shocked for a moment.

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30 Jahre Mauer

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This is the wall that surrounds the whole park. Beispielhaft werden gelungene und gescheiterte Fluchten geschildert. However, the problems encountered in disguising East Berlin students in alien dress, language, and habits convincingly enough to fool the border guards turned out to be excessive. Das erste Opfer des Schussbefehls war Günter Liftin, der am 24. Beside a vacant lot a few feet away, three steel-helmeted Vopos were lying on the ground, their submachine guns pointed toward the wall.

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As I stood peering into their eerie domain, a streetcar came down the illuminated street and stopped at the far side of the square. The regime lets groups of the Jugend roam the roofs of East Berlin apartment houses and tear down every television antenna that looks as if it might be set to receive Western stations. It is anything but uniform in construction. The entrance was less than two thousand feet from the eastern side of the wall, and the trip could be made in about half an hour. They walked across the square and turned the corner where the truck had stopped. In a specially built rotunda at Checkpoint Charlie, the monumental Panorama presents scenes from the divided Berlin of the 1980s.

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DIE MAUER

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At the base of the wall, there is usually a row of upright prefabricated concrete slabs about four and a half feet square and a foot thick. Paul for many decades, has died. Yet as long as the escape route through Berlin remained open, the flow of refugees could not be staunched. In outlying sections of the city, it consists mainly of two ten-foot-high barbed-wire fences spaced about six feet apart. However, the great majority of refugees from East Germany used the Berlin route successfully. Heute sind die Spuren der Mauer aus der Landschaft und dem Berliner Stadtbild weitgehend verschwunden.

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Fluchtgeschichten: Nichts wie raus aus der DDR

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It was nearly two hours before a truck arrived to remove the body. Rudi saw the two friends several more times, on his days off, and the three presently began working out plans for a joint escape. Your enemy is behind you. On one side of Wilhelmstrasse is a vacant lot covered with rubble that rises considerably higher than the wall. They were sitting nearby on the grass, listening to a transistor radio; M-2 carbines, manufactured in the United States, lay across their knees.

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