Another name for the European Union is?
The EU. ' +++ Those are its initials. It was formerly the European Economic Community (EEC), sometimes shortened to EC, but its full title now is the cumbersome, European Union of the Cities and Regions. (Notice what's missing?). ' When Britain was seeking affiliation, the then-Prime Minister, Edward Heath (Conservative) kept calling it the "Common Market", but that was not its real name.
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Answer . Austria. Belgium. Cyprus. Czech Republic. Denmark. Estonia. Finland. France. Germany. Greece. Hungary. Ireland (Republic of). Italy. Latvia. Lithunia. Luxembourg…. Malta. Netherlands. Poland. Portugal. Romania. Slovakia. Slovenia. Spain. Sweden. United Kingdom (Britain). In all, 27 countries (2007)
Answer . In 1951 the European Coal & Steel Community was established with six founder country. In 1957, two more communities were established - the European Economic Commun…itiy (EEC) and European Atomic Energy Community (EURATOM). In 1967 with Merger Treaty, created a single set of institions for the three communities, which was the former name of the European Union : European Community .
It has had several names, including the European Economic Community and the European Community.
European Economic Community.
Its full title was the Union of Soviet SocialistRepublics, often shortened to the Soviet Union. Westernerstended to call it "Soviet Russia", not realising the sensitivitiesi…nvolved.
If by union you mean the country in post civil war times, The confederate states of America
The Potamic soldiers (americanhistory.org) They probably would not have been called Potomac soldiers unless they were in the Union's Army of the Potomac, but the Union had ot…her armies too. There may have been many slang terms in use at the time. Derogatory terms applied by Confederate soldiers would include Yankee and bluebelly. In a war that was called by about as many different names as there were states in conflict, Union were called by many names. The most common terms for soldiers fighting the north and south were Billy Yank and Johnny Reb, respectively. Some other terms used within ranks were Blue Jackets (nickname for Union sailors), Bummers (referred to Sherman's men who became experts at foraging during the March to the Sea), Redlegs (nickname for Union artillerymen), and Zouave (known for their unique North African style of uniform) are just a few.
Is it the schengen agreement
The European Economic Union never existed, it was known as the European Economic Community . The EEC transformed into the European Union.
In History, Politics & Society
In European Union
Well for starters you know there are institutions in the Europe Union. Here are some of them: Parliament: Directly elected which means a system of choosing political officehol…ders in which the voters directly cast ballots for the person, persons or political party that they desire to see elected. Another institution is: Court of Justice in which ncompasses the whole judiciary. Seated in Luxembourg, it has three sub-courts; the European Court of Justice , the General Court and the Civil Service Tribunal. The institution was originally established in 1952 as the Court of Justice of the European Coal and Steel Communities (as of 1958 the Court of Justice of the European Communities). The Treaty of Lisbon of 2009, the court changed to its current name and comprises formally the Court of Justice along with two subordinate chambers: the General Court (formerly the Court of First Instance) and the Civil Service Tribunal. Isn't it amazing at what people can accomplish! But wait there is more I'll give you a list: Council of Ministers European Council Commission Policies and issues Foreign Relations/policies Elections Law
In European Union
Iceland, Norway, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Andorra, Monaco, Vatican City, San Marino, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Turkey, Macedonia, Albania, Kosovo, Serbia, Monteneg…ro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Armenia. However, a number of these countries want to be, and some are actually in the process of becoming a part of, the European Union. Here is more detail: - Croatia is acceding, meaning they are currently assuming a position in the European Union, and will actually become a member on July 1, 2013. - Iceland, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Turkey are all candidates, meaning they have sent in their applications to join the EU and are awaiting approval, in addition, they still have to go through more steps to proceed to the acceding stage. Members in this stage may still be denied, for example, Turkey. Turkey is a very controversial member and countries such as France and Germany do not want the country to join because they would have the 2nd largest population (meaning the second largest number of representatives) and they are barely even European, as 3% lies in Europe and the country is not necessarily close with Europe. However, countries such as the UK want Turkish membership because the EU seeks close ties with Eastern Europe (keep that in mind as you read this data, as you will see almost all of these listed countries are in the east) and the country will also bring some sort of economic and social stability. - Albania and Serbia have sent in their applications, meaning their applications must be approved before they can move to the candidate stage, where they must go through more steps to then move on to the acceding stage. - Bosnia and Herzegovina and Kosovo are recognized as potential candidates, which means the EU wants them. However, they must send in their applications themselves where they will then be reviewed and accepted. However, almost all the countries listed before not in the current process of admission are considering and want to join the EU. There are a few exceptions, however, which are countries that currently have no interest to join (however, they may show interest in the future): Andorra, Vatican City, Belarus, Russia, Kazakhstan, and somewhat Azerbaijan. That means the remainder of the nations are definitely considering applying. I know that Georgia and the Ukraine are in partners in working for EU membership. Also, there are talks about Romania and Moldova joining to become one country (in which Moldova would just be swallowed by Romania); this would make "Moldova" a member of the EU by default. Armenians have taken vote and about 70% of the citizens approve of applying for membership. There are also members outside of Europe that are potential candidates! These include the countries of Israel, Morocco, and Cape Verde. Lastly, to the point. Countries in Europe that do not seek membership have mainly one reason why they do not want to. They simply have no need. They either have their own unions (for example, Russia and Belarus are engaged in a close union), are doing fine on their own and do not want to be disturbed or involved, or the EU does not want them. For example, the EU has proposed many sanctions on Belarus and aren't too friendly with the nation. Belarus has already been described as a dictatorial country with little freedom and human rights, and they would have much cleaning up to do if they seek EU candidacy.
Not really, the EU budded from what was once known as the european steel and coal community in the 1960s. But steel and coal community didn't have EU's political and economic …unity.