1 Νοεμβρίου 2013

The changing political map of Europe: how political shifts have altered the map of Europe.


1989
The fall of the Berlin Wall leads to reunification of West and East Germany

1993
The Maastricht treaty,
creating the European Union and paving the way for the single currency, comes into force

1999
The launch of the euro

2004
Ten new countries join the EU, bringing its membership to 25

2010
The euro comes under severe strain as Greece posts alarming budget deficit figures.
Germany backs a European bailout

2013




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