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'Until now it hasn't been talked about': Who were the East German victims of the Iron Curtain?

'Until now it hasn't been talked about': Who were the East German victims of the Iron Curtain?

August 19th marks the 30th anniversary of a pivotal event that led to the fall of the Iron Curtain. We remember the East Germans who tried to escape via the Bulgarian border in the years leading up to the end of communism.

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