The creation of the Council of Europe (1949)

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On 5 May 1949, in London, ten countries sign the Statute of the Council of Europe which aims to establish European cooperation in the political, economic, social, cultural, scientific, legal and administrative spheres. The Statute enters into force on 3 August 1949.

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Source: CVCE. Etienne Deschamps.

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