Schuman Plan

the plan for establishing the European Coal and Steel Community, proposed by Robert Schuman, French political leader, in 1950.

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      proposal by French foreign minister Robert Schuman (Schuman, Robert) on May 9, 1950, for the creation of a single authority to control the production of steel and coal in France and West Germany (now Germany), to be opened for membership to other European countries. The proposal was realized in the European Coal and Steel Community, and the plan laid the foundations for the 1958 establishment of the European Economic Community (European Community).

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