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Policemen face protestors as a section of the East Side Gallery, a... News PhotoBerlin,Berlin Wall,City,City Life,Construction Industry,Crane - Construction Machinery,Cross Section,Germany,Graffiti,Horizontal,Human Sciences,International Landmark,Kilometer,Mural,Police Force,Protest,Protestor,Rail Transportation,Railroad Track,Science and Technology,Station,WorkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPolicemen face protestors as a section of the East Side Gallery, a 1,3 km long remainder of the Berlin Wall, is being removed by a crane for a housing construction project near the city's east railway station in Berlin on March 1, 2013. Some 25 meters of this section of the wall that mostly came down 23 years ago and marked the end of the cold war are taken away to make way for a new housing development on river Spree, a project called Living Levels. As news of this spread activists and artists that had decorated this remaining part of the cold war relic known as the east side gallery came to protest. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERSEN (Photo credit should read ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)