Categories:Pages using infobox country or infobox former country with the symbol caption or type parameters,
All articles with vague or ambiguous time,
Former socialist republics,
States and territories disestablished in 1990,
1949 establishments in Germany
East GermanyGerman Democratic RepublicGDRDemocratic republic of germanyGermany, east
East Germany, officially the German Democratic Republic, is a former country that existed from 1949 to 1990, the period when the eastern portion of Germany was part of the Eastern Bloc during the Cold War.