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During the Weimar Republic - from 1926 to 1933 - the place was already known by its present name, to document the abolition of the monarchy in this prominent place. With the "seizure of power" of the National Socialists he was named back in Königsplatz.
The last battles of the Second World War took place in the center of Berlin, as a result of which the Reichstag building and the Platz der Republik in front of it were badly damaged. In the removal of the war debris, the bomb and grenade funnels were filled up on the square with ruin parts. After the time of the national socialism was finished, it got 1948 again the republican name.
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