How will euro crisis end?
As ofthe European Coal and Steel Community begins to unite European countries economically and politically in order to secure lasting peace. The s are dominated by a cold war between east and west.
Protests in Hungary against the Communist regime are put down by Soviet tanks in They also agree joint control over food production, so that everybody now has enough to eat - and soon there is even surplus agricultural produce.
The short, yet brutal, Arab-Israeli war of October results in an energy crisis and economic problems in Europe. The last right-wing dictatorships in Europe come to an end with the overthrow of the Salazar regime in Portugal in and the death of General Franco of Spain in The EU regional policy starts to transfer huge sums of money to create jobs and infrastructure in poorer areas.
The European Parliament increases its influence in EU affairs and in all citizens can, for the first time, elect their members directly.
The fight against pollution intensifies in the s. In the Single European Act is signed. There is major political upheaval when, on 9 Novemberthe Berlin Wall is pulled down and the border between East and West Germany is opened for the first time in 28 years.
This leads to the reunification of Germany, when both East and West Germany are united in October The s is also the decade of two treaties: People are concerned about how to protect the environment and also how Europeans can act together when it comes to security and defence matters.
In the EU gains three more new members: Austria, Finland and Sweden. Millions of young people study in other countries with EU support. Communication is made easier as more and more people start using mobile phones and the internet. During the decade more and more countries adopt the euro.
EU countries begin to work much more closely together to fight crime. The political divisions between east and west Europe are finally declared healed when no fewer than 10 new countries join the EU infollowed by Bulgaria and Romania in A financial crisis hits the global economy in September The Treaty of Lisbon is ratified by all EU countries before entering into force in It provides the EU with modern institutions and more efficient working methods.
Croatia becomes the 28th member of the EU in Climate change is still high on the agenda and leaders agree to reduce harmful emissions. European elections are held in and more Eurosceptics are elected into the European Parliament. A new security policy is established in the wake of the annexation of Crimea by Russia.
Religious extremism increases in the Middle East and various countries and regions around the world, leading to unrest and wars which result in many people fleeing their homes and seeking refuge in Europe. The EU is not only faced with the dilemma of how to take care of them, but also finds itself the target of several terrorist attacks.By Joseph C Flaherty Jr, Gabrielle Gourgey & Sanjay Natarajan.
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