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Berlin's Palace of the Republic To Be Demolished

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Berlin's Palace of the Republic To Be Demolished

Berlin's Palace of the Republic To Be Demolished

Berlin's Palace of the Republic To Be Demolished

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Work will soon begin to demolish Berlin's Palace of the Republic, one of the landmarks left by the former East German government. Plans to rebuild the palace have been approved, but with Germany's economy under pressure, the money might have to come from private sources. Alex Kroger of the BBC reports.