Why do Republicans claim Reagan tore down the Berlin wall...when the Germans tore it down?

I didn't see Reagan or Bush tearing down the wall.

I saw brave Germans dismantling the wall!!

The communist system failed, not because of any President! It failed because it was a godless, corrupt, failed system. And it's time was over.

Reagan had nothing to do with it. Why praise him?
Update: If the Germans would of waited for ANY government to tear down the wall....it would still be standing!
Update 2: I didn't see a single Republican, Ronald Reagan, or George Bush taking a sledgehammer to that wall. The people themselves did it.
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