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When occupiers became friends: 70 years on from the Berlin airlift

When occupiers became friends: 70 years on from the Berlin airlift

Sunday will mark 70 years since the beginning of the Berlin blockade, which led to a truly unique operation to help the citizens of West Berlin. The solidarity and friendship displayed are powerful images even to this day.