Fall of the Berlin Wall

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addresses the media during his visit to Bratislava, Slovakia, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Pompeo is in Slovakia on the second leg of a five-nation European tour that began in Hungary and will take him to Poland, Belgium and Iceland. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
February 12, 2019 - 3:03 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday invoked the 30th anniversary of the demise of communism to implore countries in Central and Eastern Europe to resist Chinese and Russian influence. Speaking on a five-nation tour of Europe, Pompeo said China and Russia pose twin...
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FILE - In this June 5, 1989 file photo, U.S. President George H.W. Bush holds a news conference at the White House in Washington where he condemned the Chinese crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators in Beijing's Tiananmen Square. Bush died at the age of 94 on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, about eight months after the death of his wife, Barbara Bush. (AP Photo/Marcy Nighswander, File)
December 01, 2018 - 3:52 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the death of former President George H.W. Bush (all times local): 2:50 p.m. Queen Elizabeth II has expressed sadness at the death of Britain's "great friend and ally" George H.W. Bush. The British monarch said the former president was "a patriot, serving his country...
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FILE - In this Nov. 14, 1989 file photo two East German border guards patrolled atop of Berlin Wall with the illuminated Brandenburg Gate in background, in Berlin. An artist collective plan to rebuild the Berlin wall during an art project in Berlin in October. (AP Photo/Jockel Finck, file)
August 28, 2018 - 8:41 am
BERLIN (AP) — The German capital is getting its infamous Berlin Wall back — at least for four weeks. A group of artists said Tuesday they're planning to build a facsimile of the wall around a downtown Berlin block in mid-October. Visitors of the art installation need to buy "visas" online for 15...
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