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Happy Europe Day!

The European Union celebrates Europe Day today to commemorate the 1950 Schuman Declaration proposing consolidated European coal and steel industries, binding these  nations so closely together that renewed war would be unthinkable. The Schuman Declaration is considered to be the … Continue reading

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Europe Day!

On the May 9, 1950, then French foreign minister Robert Schuman presented his proposal to pool the French and German coal and steel industries for their joint economic benefit and the maintenance of peaceful relations. This proposal, known as the … Continue reading

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