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Geographically, Berlin was surrounded by the Soviet Zone. Each of the occupying powers - Britain, France, the USSR and the US - had a sector of Berlin. In 1948-49 Berlin in effect split into East and West Berlin. The city remained divided till the Fall of Wall in 1989.

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