Berlin

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Berlin is the capital of Germany.

After World War II and Germany's occupation by the victorious countries, the city was divided; West Berlin became a de facto West German exclave, subsequently surrounded by the Berlin Wall (1961–1989) and East German territory. East Berlin was declared capital of East Germany (DDR), while Bonn became the West German capital. Following German reunification in 1990, Berlin once again became the capital of all Germany excepting the eastern provinces which remained under occupation by Poland and Russia.

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