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Is Republic of Ireland in the EC?

The EC (European Community) is the old name for the EU or European Union. It used to be called the European Community and before that the European Economic Community (EEC). The Republic of Ireland joined the EEC on the 1st… Full Answer

Who joined the EU in 1952?

The European Union did not officially come into existence until the 1st of November 1993. Prior to that it was called the European Community. Before that it was the European Economic Community, which was founded in 1957. An organisation called… Full Answer

When did the Canaries join the EU?

The Canary Islands belong to Spain, which joined the European Economic Community, now known as the European Union, in January 1986.The Canary Islands belong to Spain, which joined the European Economic Community, now known as the European Union, in January… Full Answer