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A desk and office equipment sit in a ravaged and graffiti strewn office in the former, now abandoned, Iraqi embassy to communist East Germany in Berlin-Pankow. It was deserted by its staff nearly 20 years ago. The building is now a dilapidated relict of both the communist and Saddamist eras. The old site, built in pre-fabricated socialist style, is now a diplomatic no-man's land. Most of what the Iraqi embassy staff hurriedly left behind in their offices in January 1991 is still there twenty years later.