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Germany / Berlin Wall / 25th Anniversary / Gorbachev #1082508

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Nov 09, 2014
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(Studio: Poppy Harlow) Ceremonies marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall in Germany noted; scenes shown of fireworks at the Brandenburg Gate, balloons being released, former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev. [German Chancellor Angela MERKEL† {thru translator} – says nothing has to stay how it is.] [In June 1987, President Ronald REAGAN – says "Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall."] [GORBACHEV {thru translator} – says the world is on the verge of a new cold war.] Live discussion held with “The Daily Beast” special correspondent Michael Daly† about Gorbachev’s remarks. [DALY – says today Gorbachev was remembering humiliation; mentions the unrest in Ukraine; comments on Gorbachev’s criticism of the U.N.; says not everybody viewed the wall coming down as a triumph.]
Harlow, Poppy

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