TITLE

New union, new upheavals for Europe

PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/23/91, Vol. 111 Issue 26, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on how British Prime Minister John Major laid siege last week in Maastricht in the Netherlands to the European Community (EC) as it was turning itself into the European Union. The fierce battle fought between Britain and France; The treaty's biggest breakthroughs; French President Francois Mitterrand predicts Europe will be the top power by the next century.
ACCESSION #
9112232378

 

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