A ceremony was held on the occasion of the expiration of the European Coal and Steel Community Treaty, 35 years after the merger of the Institutions (1967) and the European Communities. To mark the event, Romano Prodi, President of the EC, gave a speech at the Symposium "History and Future of the European Union", that took place at the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC).
Location: Brussels - EC/Breydel Photographer: Lambiotte Christian
Lowering the flag of the ECSC Reference:P-009259 Date:23/07/2002
View of the speakers:
1st row from left to right: Marie-Thérèse Bitsch, Professor at ... Reference:P-009259 Date:23/07/2002