East Germany, or the German Democratic Republic, is a country located on White Giant. The country is home to more than 30 million citizens. The capital and largest city is East Berlin, with a population of 1.7 million people, and a metro population of 3.4 million. The nation enjoys not having any national debt, with great national healthcare and education. Its transportation network is one of the biggest for a country its size.
After the last World War, Germany was divided amongst the victors, with the Western allies recieving the western part of the country, while the Soviet Union occupied the eastern part of the country. The capital city, Berlin, was also divided between them, with the Western allies occupying the western half of the city, and the Soviet Union occupying the eastern half. In Earth year 1948, the Soviet Union attempted to oust the Western powers from West Berlin by establishing a land blockade. The United States responded by flying in and out of West Berlin with supplies, including food, fuel, clothes, etc. This continued for a year, until the USSR decided to stop because the blockade wasn't working.
In Earth year 1961, East German and Soviet officials put up a wall between the western and eastern sector of Berlin, creating a wall that continues here to this day.
Most of Germany's population consists of ethnic Germans, with them accounting for over 90 percent of the population of nearly 31 million people. There is no religion, due to national policies of state atheism. The overwhelming majority of citizens speak German as their native language.