Tuesday, June 12, 2018

On This Day In History President Ronald Reagan Challenged Gorbachev To 'Tear Down This Wall'


As History.com notes, on this day in 1987 President Reagan made history with his speech at the Berlin Wall.

On this day in 1987, in one of his most famous Cold War speeches, President Ronald Reagan challenges Soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev to “tear down” the Berlin Wall, a symbol of the repressive Communist era in a divided Germany.

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