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City of Hoetesleben at the German border

Hötensleben became known because of the Iron Curtain that was build close up to the city limit in 1961.

Today you can still see how it looked like from 1961 to 1989 northwest of Hötensleben with walls, tower, paths and all to secu´re the people of the GDR to flee.

Youtube video of the border:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYKfcghCBDk

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