Communiqué

Communiqué. The text simulates the militarised communications of the East German Army (N.V.A.), giving details of targets for tactical nuclear weapons. Such orders would have been seen in East German command bunkers similar to ARK D-0.

Sz. Berlin Communique

Sz. Berlin Communique Installation View

Their presence here illustrates this parallel, as well as the remote but theoretical possibility of East German or other Warsaw Pact forces using such weapons on Yugoslav territory.

Sz. Berlin Communique Installation View 2

Sz. Berlin Communique Installation View 2

The text was placed next to or in the teleprinters in the two communications rooms. At the rear of this room the Radioactive Halflife installation was audible via the ventilation shaft.

Sz. Berlin Communique Installation View 3

Sz. Berlin Communique Installation View 3

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