Monday, July 1, 2013

Croatia Joins EU

Croatia_flag[1]At midnight last night, Croatia officially became the 28th member state of the European Union (EU). 

It took approximately 10 years to complete the ratification process from the time of its intial application in 2003. It is the first new member state since 2007 when Bulgaria and Romania joined the EU.

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