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Tearing down world history in Berlin

Berliners protest removal of a part of Berlin Wall to build luxury apartment complex.

Last Modified: 27 Mar 2013 20:00
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Hundreds of police have been deployed in Berlin to oversee the removal of a section of what remains of the Berlin Wall.

A luxury apartment complex will be built in its place amid opposition from thousands of residents.

Opponetnts of construction say they are planning a demonstration in front of City Hall on Thursday.

Al Jazeera's Nick Spicer reports from Berlin.

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