Germany – Visit by Matthias Fekl to Berlin on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall (November 9, 2014)
Matthias Fekl, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, the Promotion of Tourism and French Nationals Abroad, will represent France in Berlin on November 9 at the ceremonies to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Matthias Fekl will participate in the official ceremony at the Konzerthaus, in the presence, notably, of the German president, Mikhail Gorbachev, Lech Walesa and numerous people who witnessed the events.
This ceremony will be followed by a public concert performed by the Staatskapelle, conducted by Daniel Barenboim, at the Brandenburg Gate. On this occasion, a 12km-long human chain will be formed along a light installation representing the wall in which Berliners are invited to participate.