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Why is Brezhnev kissing Honecker on the Berlin Wall?
Did you know that the most famous image that appears in Berlin’s East Side Gallery was based on an actual photograph?
The kiss itself really wasn’t supposed to inspire any romantic notions – it was just of a ‘’fraternal’’ nature – ‘’Bruderkuss’’, as Germans call it.
The “deadly love” mentioned in the title refers to the military agreement between the two states – obliging East Germany to provide ships, machinery and chemical equipment to the Soviet Union and the Soviet Union to provide fuel and nuclear equipment to East Germany.
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