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    Pieces of Berlin Wall removed for apartment construction

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    A section of the Berlin Wall, around five metres wide, has been removed to make way for construction work on a luxury apartment block nearby.

    The pieces taken out of the East Side Gallery - a 1.3 km stretch of the wall displaying artwork from around the world.

    Andy Weiss, a board member for the East Side Gallery Initiative, is among thousands of people who protested against the move.
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