The Berlin Wall

What started the construction of the Berlin Wall in 1961?

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 11:06 GMT

Two days after the free passage between East and West Berlin was closed with barbed wire, the East German authorities began building the Berlin Wall.

Memory of the day: Boutros Boutros Ghali is elected Secretary-General of the United Nations in 1991

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 01:20 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on November 23.