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Iron Curtain is now in place!

The Iron Curtain

The Iron Curtain symbolized the division of communist Europe and non-communist Europe. On either side of the Iron Curtain, states developed their own international economic and military alliances. Physically, the Iron Curtain took the form of border defenses between the countries of Europe in the middle of the continent. The most notable border was marked by the Berlin Wall and its Checkpoint Charlie which served as a symbol of the Curtain as a whole.


Iron Curtain Cartoons

Fall of the Curtain

The Iron Curtain went down in 1989. which was the real end to the Cold War