The Berlin Wall

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Who: East Berlin, West Berlin, defectors, Mikha Gorbechev, President Ronald Reagan

What: The Berlin Wall is a wall that separates East Berlin and West Berlin. It was Built in order to prevent people from fleeing to to West Berlin. People would move to West Berlin because in East Berlin the government was not being fair.

Where:East Berlin/West Berlin

When:Built in 1961, In 1949-1959 over 2,000,000 people moved out of East Berlin

Why: they built it to keep people from moving to West Berlin from east Berlin. The people that did move were called defectors.

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