- After Second World War, there was an extreme nationalism among the countries in the European continent.
- European Union is an effort to bring all the countries in Europe together to achieve political, social and economic growth.
- EU is formed as a result of Masstricht Treaty on November 1 1993, comprising 28 nations all over Europe.
- The major goal of EU is to achieve political and economic integration by
.Having a single currency (Euro).
.common foreign and security policy.
.common citizenship where people can travel freely across the EU borders.
.cooperation among nation when it comes to immigration,asylum.
- EU was awarded Nobel Peace Prize in 2012, for maintaining peace and democracy in Europe.