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Position Paper

Committee: European Council

Country: Kingdom of Spain

Delegate: Nicholas Kessler, Leiden University

Topic A: Revising the Copenhagen and EU Accession Criteria

28th June 1977, the Kingdom of Spain issued its application to enter the European Economic Community (EEC) and finally on the 1st of January 1986, Spain officially became a member of the EEC, the predecessor of the European Union (EU). The 1970s were a transition period for Spain from a right ...