German man left disabled by 1982 border shooting offered compensation

German man left disabled by 1982 border shooting offered compensation

The Czech Republic has compensated a man for wounds suffered during his 1982 attempt to cross the Iron Curtain, a spokesman has said. But the former East German citizen reportedly said the amount was "not satisfactory".

German foreign minister says ‘ball is in Russia’s court’ to save missile treaty

German foreign minister says ‘ball is in Russia’s court’ to save missile treaty

Why Cold War spy station Teufelsberg is now a protected historical site

Why Cold War spy station Teufelsberg is now a protected historical site

Why Britain will keep its army in Germany after Brexit

Why Britain will keep its army in Germany after Brexit

Interactive Russian film project to rebuild Berlin Wall in city centre

Interactive Russian film project to rebuild Berlin Wall in city centre

Cafe, memorial and even more rubble: Back to the future for Berlin’s ‘Devil’s Mountain’?

Cafe, memorial and even more rubble: Back to the future for Berlin’s ‘Devil’s Mountain’?

How and why was the Berlin Wall built?
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How and why was the Berlin Wall built?

Germany jails Vietnamese man who aided Cold War-style abduction

Germany jails Vietnamese man who aided Cold War-style abduction

Hasselhoff says he never had anything to do with fall of Berlin Wall

Hasselhoff says he never had anything to do with fall of Berlin Wall

Danish former Stasi collaborator sues historian for libel

Danish former Stasi collaborator sues historian for libel

Local historian discovers forgotten 80-metre section of Berlin Wall in woods

Local historian discovers forgotten 80-metre section of Berlin Wall in woods

In cold and claustrophobic 1980’s West Berlin, you paid a high price for freedom

In cold and claustrophobic 1980’s West Berlin, you paid a high price for freedom

Spy thriller set in Cold War Berlin to hit German theatres

Spy thriller set in Cold War Berlin to hit German theatres

EU planning grand ceremony to honour ‘visionary’ former Chancellor Kohl

EU planning grand ceremony to honour ‘visionary’ former Chancellor Kohl

New study gives first verifiable death toll at Cold War East German borders

New study gives first verifiable death toll at Cold War East German borders

10 incredible facts about the Teufelsberg spy station in Berlin

10 incredible facts about the Teufelsberg spy station in Berlin

The British expat couple bringing an historic train station back to life

The British expat couple bringing an historic train station back to life

German Unity ‘seesaw’ monument to be resurrected in Berlin

German Unity ‘seesaw’ monument to be resurrected in Berlin

What did your Berlin home look like after WWII?

What did your Berlin home look like after WWII?

The Berlin Wall – the 10 most famous quotes about the barrier

The Berlin Wall – the 10 most famous quotes about the barrier

25 years on, Germany’s ‘two capitals’ causing headaches

25 years on, Germany’s ‘two capitals’ causing headaches

German Unity Day in pics: protests, parties and Pegida

German Unity Day in pics: protests, parties and Pegida

Former East to lag behind West for years to come: study

Former East to lag behind West for years to come: study

President who pioneered Moscow ties dies aged 97

President who pioneered Moscow ties dies aged 97

Researchers row over number of Cold War border deaths

Researchers row over number of Cold War border deaths

Yugoslav spy chiefs jailed for Munich murder of dissident

Yugoslav spy chiefs jailed for Munich murder of dissident

Foreign minister who helped bring down Berlin Wall dead

Foreign minister who helped bring down Berlin Wall dead

Western firms tested drugs on East Germans in Cold War

Western firms tested drugs on East Germans in Cold War

US planned East Berlin’s ‘systematic destruction’

US planned East Berlin’s ‘systematic destruction’

IN PICTURES: How Unity Day lit up Germany

IN PICTURES: How Unity Day lit up Germany

What if Germany had never been reunited?

What if Germany had never been reunited?

How to celebrate German Unity Day nationwide

How to celebrate German Unity Day nationwide

Russia warns US off new nukes in Germany

Russia warns US off new nukes in Germany

Berlin museum brings spies in from the cold

Berlin museum brings spies in from the cold

1949: the birth of modern German democracy

1949: the birth of modern German democracy

‘Architect of German unity’ dies at 93

‘Architect of German unity’ dies at 93

Walls in their minds: East–West split remains

Walls in their minds: East–West split remains

Lenin’s head to be ‘resurrected’ in Berlin

Lenin’s head to be ‘resurrected’ in Berlin

Reagan to Gorbachev: ‘Tear down this wall’!

Reagan to Gorbachev: ‘Tear down this wall’!

‘Little Berlin’ remembers fall of its wall

‘Little Berlin’ remembers fall of its wall

‘We were too afraid to go out that night’

‘We were too afraid to go out that night’

How 12 words helped bring down the Wall

How 12 words helped bring down the Wall

Man wins Cold War radio competition, 44 years on

Man wins Cold War radio competition, 44 years on

Artist uncovers life inside US Berlin spy station

Artist uncovers life inside US Berlin spy station

Berlin axes Cold War-era spying accords with US

Berlin axes Cold War-era spying accords with US

Eight German gaffes JFK didn’t make

Eight German gaffes JFK didn’t make

Moscow offers spy swap for sleeper couple

Moscow offers spy swap for sleeper couple

JFK cleared of ‘I am a jam doughnut’ gaffe

JFK cleared of ‘I am a jam doughnut’ gaffe

Bundesbank to repatriate gold from Paris and NYC

Bundesbank to repatriate gold from Paris and NYC

Alleged Russian spy couple in ‘Cold War’ trial

Alleged Russian spy couple in ‘Cold War’ trial

Germany charges two alleged Russian spies

Germany charges two alleged Russian spies

Project to name victims killed at Cold War border

Project to name victims killed at Cold War border

Chess referee recalls ‘Cold War clash’

Chess referee recalls ‘Cold War clash’

Retracing the tracks of a Cold War institution

Retracing the tracks of a Cold War institution

Red Square plane pilot ‘would not do it again’

Red Square plane pilot ‘would not do it again’

Guttenberg demands Ronald Reagan memorial in Berlin

Guttenberg demands Ronald Reagan memorial in Berlin

Cold War ‘Checkpoint Bravo’ up for sale

Cold War ‘Checkpoint Bravo’ up for sale

Berlin Airlift remembered at Tempelhof

Berlin Airlift remembered at Tempelhof

Hesse to let buyers hunker down in old bunkers

Hesse to let buyers hunker down in old bunkers

Gorbachev receives Dresden award for nuclear disarmament

Gorbachev receives Dresden award for nuclear disarmament

Merkel honours Stasi victims in Berlin

Merkel honours Stasi victims in Berlin

Cold War theme chosen for Berlinale

Cold War theme chosen for Berlinale

Road signs to mark Iron Curtain path in Germany

Road signs to mark Iron Curtain path in Germany

Bulgaria confirms Cold War border shootings of Germans

Bulgaria confirms Cold War border shootings of Germans