Ceremony to mark the 50th anniversary of the European flag (Strasbourg, 16 November 2005)

On 16 November 2005, in Strasbourg, the Council of Europe commemorates the 50th anniversary of the adoption, by its Committee of Ministers, of the blue flag with a circle of 12 gold stars, also adopted in June 1985 at the Milan European Council by the 10 Member States of the European Community. On this occasion, addresses are given by René van der Linden, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, José Manuel Durão Barroso, President of the European Commission, and Terry Davies, Secretary General of the Council of Europe.

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Source: Council of Europe, Avenue de l'Europe, 67075 Strasbourg Cedex.
Videokit European Flag - 50th Anniversary Ceremony- Strasbourg: Council of Europe [Prod.], 2005. Council of Europe, Strasbourg. - VIDEO (00:03:17, Colour, Original Sound Track).

Copyright: (c) Council of Europe

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