The Brief from Brussels: why Europe Day matters

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By Euronews
The Brief from Brussels: why Europe Day matters
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Europe Day, observed on May 9 each year, marks the presentation of the Schuman Declaration in 1950, which proposed the creation of a European Coal and Steel Community, the forerunner to the European Union.

Watch Euronews journalist Bryan Carter explain what Europe Day is in more detail and why it's commemorated every May 9.