Berlin’s East Side Story
“Just because there are no security guards, that does not mean that you can do what you want there.
If he had been doing that at the Brandenburg Gate, the player would have been arrested.” (Independent )
East Side Gallery chief Kani Alavi explains why he made an official complaint after spotting former Chelsea footballer Salomon Kalou, 29, chipping off a piece of the Berlin Wall with a hammer and chisel as he was filmed on a national TV show. The nowadays Hertha Berlin player faces a fine of up to €10,000.