Showmen in GI uniforms earn money with photos. After many complaints from tourists, the district no longer wants to tolerate this.
Discarded: Fake soldiers at Checkpoint Charlie Photo: dpa
Every day around quarter to nine, a kind of morning roll call takes place at Checkpoint Charlie. Then several GIs and their Russian opponents come out of some corner, push a cart towards the white control booth in the middle of the street and start their work.