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European Union (EU)

the economic and political grouping that came into effect in 1993 and resulted from the European Union Treaty, an important treaty signed at Maastricht on 7 February 1992. It amended the EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY (EEC) Treaty, indeed, renaming it the European Community. Thus the present legal structure is called the EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES or the European Union.
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A UK national working in another European country would have to pay that country's income tax and the equivalent of national insurance contributions.
Any default of any European country isn't on the agenda.
Within the framework of the consistent coordination with the Anti-Drug Department at Dubai Police Headquarters and the cooperative relations with European Country to which the shipment is destined, exchange of information has taken place in respect to the contents of the postal parcel.
In which European country can you hear small groups of people speaking the regional languages of Breton, Basque, and Flemish?
The leader of a mainland European country wanted to invade Great Britain.
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If you're Henry Kissinger and every time you to go this European country or that European country you have to worry if you're going to be served with a subpoena, it has an effect," Under Secretary of State John Bolton told the Associated Press.

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