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 Jun
12
THIS DAY IN HISTORY
1987
President Reagan challenges Gorbachev to "Tear down this wall!"
On this day in 1987, in one of his most famous Cold War speeches, President Ronald Reagan challenges Soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev to "tear down" the Berlin Wall, a symbol of the repressive Communist era in a divided Germany. In 1945, following Germany's defeat in World War II, the nation's ... read more »