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East German Berlin Wall Border Troops

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The Border Troops of the German Democratic Republic (Grenztruppen) were the border guard of the German Democratic Republic from 1946 to 1990. The Grenztruppen were the primary force guarding the Berlin Wall and the inner German border.

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