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to the United States

EU Ambassador Stavros Lambrinidis on 15th anniversary of the 2004 EU enlargement

01/05/2019 - 20:23
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Stavros Lambrinidis, Ambassador of the European Union to the United States, gave a keynote speech at the celebration of the 15th anniversary of the 2004 European Union enlargement hosted at the Residence of the Ambassador of Poland on April 30, 2019.

Ambassador Lambrinidis stressed that the accession of Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia to the EU has been "a geopolitical miracle that has moved the EU closer to the far-reaching goal set forth by its founding fathers, the goal of an organized, vibrant, united, free and prosperous Europe."

Read the full speech here.

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