Speech by H.E. Ambassador Dr. Christine D. Althauser on the occasion of the Conference on political crisis and pluralism in the Republic of Macedonia (Skopje, 17 March 2016).

The fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 symbolizes the end of a dark era of division between the East and the West. Millions of people were divided across ideological lines in Europe and the rest of the world. The fall of the Wall and the reunification of Germany 11 months later, on October 3, 1990,