Iran announced Monday that three American hikers – Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd, and Josh Fattal – arrested July 31 amid post-election tensions had been charged with espionage.
At celebrations for the fall of the Berlin Wall, police erect barricades and detained revelers who sought to break through.
As leaders and revelers celebrate the fall of the Berlin Wall 20 years ago, President Barack Obama's absence is one of several diplomatic wrinkles marring the event.
As a child, Constanze Stelzenmüller saw the barrier as a symbol of Germany's punishment.
A history of the events that caused the Berlin Wall to fall on November 9, 1989.
Pastor Richard Schröder recalls the "most unbelievable experience."
Twenty years later, the rest of the world is a different place because of that event.