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Berlin's Brandenburg Gate: Backdrop to Decades of US-Europe Tiesi
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June 18, 2013 10:01 PM
U.S. President Barack Obama is visiting Berlin this week, where he will speak at the historic Brandenburg Gate. The gate is not just one of Germany's emblematic symbols; it also chronicles the recent history of the European relationship with the United States. VOA's Alex Villarreal has more.

Berlin's Brandenburg Gate: Backdrop to Decades of US-Europe Ties

Published June 18, 2013

U.S. President Barack Obama is visiting Berlin this week, where he will speak at the historic Brandenburg Gate. The gate is not just one of Germany's emblematic symbols; it also chronicles the recent history of the European relationship with the United States. VOA's Alex Villarreal has more.


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