/ by Katherine Yaksich

 A former airport built by the Nazis and occupied by the US after WWII.  

 Once an East Berliner hijacked a plane and forced it to land here in West Berlin for the sake of freedom.  

 Now this former airport houses 1,300 Syrian refugees in hangar 1.  

(at Berlin Tempelhof Airport)

A former airport built by the Nazis and occupied by the US after WWII.

Once an East Berliner hijacked a plane and forced it to land here in West Berlin for the sake of freedom.

Now this former airport houses 1,300 Syrian refugees in hangar 1.

(at Berlin Tempelhof Airport)