Speech by Otto Grotewohl (1 November 1948)

On 1 November 1948, Otto Grotewohl, Chairman of the Unified Socialist Party (SED), makes a speech in which he condemns the airlift organised by the Western powers and portrays the Soviet Union's blockade of Berlin as a Western invention.

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Source: GROTEWOHL, Otto. Im Kampf um die einige Deutsche Demokratische Republik, Reden und Aufsätze. Auswahl aus den Jahren 1945-1953. Band I: 1945-1949. Berlin: Dietz Verlag, 1954. 568 S. p. 282-288.

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