Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Touring the Remains of the Berlin Wall

Today's episode of CNN Student News features a look at the remains of the Berlin Wall. Next Monday marks the twenty year anniversary of the wall's dismantling. The segment provides a concise history of the wall. The video is embedded below.

Two years prior to the wall coming down, President Reagan told Mikhail Gorbachev to "tear down this wall." The video of Reagan's speech from that day is embedded below.