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Germany: Saddam Husseins Ghost Embassy by Stefan Boness (39 images)

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Iraq's 'ghost embassy' in East Berlin. The former and now abandoned Iraqi embassy to communist East Germany, deserted by its staff nearly 20 years ago, has turned into a dilapidated 'ghost embassy' of the long vanished Saddam Hussein era.

The embassy was neglected in January 1991 after the reunification of Germany. That was also the year Iraqi forces marched into Kuwait. The new all-Germany embassy in now far away based in Zehlendorf, West-Berlin.

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