Berlin Wall demolished for condos

Associated Press
US actor David Hasselhoff, center, arrives for a protest against the removal of a section of the East Side Gallery, a historic part of former Berlin Wall, in Berlin, Sunday, March 17, 2013. Hasselhoff is fondly remembered by many Germans for releasing a song called "Looking for Freedom" shortly before the fall of the Wall in 1989. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

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Parts of the East Side Gallery, the longest remaining section of the historic Berlin Wall, were cleared March 27 for luxury apartments. The decision sparked outcry from residents and even celebrity David Hasselhoff, who lent his star power to protests against the move.

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