Signing of the Schengen Agreement (14 June 1985)

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On 14 June 1985, on board the cruise ship ‘Princesse Marie-Astrid’, moored in Schengen (Luxembourg), Paul De Keersmaeker, Belgian State Secretary for European Affairs, Waldemar Schreckenberger, State Secretary to the German Chancellor, Catherine Lalumière, French State Secretary for European Affairs, Robert Goebbels, Luxembourg State Secretary for Foreign Affairs, and Willem Frederik van Eekelen, Netherlands State Secretary for Foreign Affairs, sign the Agreement on the gradual abolition of checks at their common borders.

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Source: Signature des Accords de Schengen- Schengen: Commission européenne [Prod.], 15.06.1985. DG Press & Communication, Commission européenne, Bruxelles. - VIDEO (00:00:51, Couleur, Son original).
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