European Union is the organization of states which many countries from the region would like to becom members of. Europe is a synonym for individual freedoms, democracy, ecological concern, health care, social programs, culture... The glorious European history is also full of such great achievements. So European Union is a symbol of the future for many nations.
The circle of stars on the left is the well known symbol of that group of states, so we are giving here an illustration of the values they are representing. Click on each star in the circle in order to see its equivalent in the reality, in the past and today.
Welcome to Europe!