East German Stasi audio archive exposes haunting legacy

East German Stasi audio archive exposes haunting legacy 

It left behind a haunting legacy which is still emerging today, as German archivists uses technological wizardry – and huge human patience – to uncover what Stasi officers tried to destroy after the fall of the Berlin Wall.

 For the Radio 4 documentary The Stasi Jigsaw Puzzle reporter Chris Bowlby speaks to archivists at the Stasi Archive Authority in Berlin, who are responsible for cataloguing the East German secret police’s surveillance recordings.

Source: BBC

See also: Stasi files: The world’s biggest jigsaw puzzle

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