Sixty years since Treaty of Rome signed
The European Union celebrates 60 years of friendship and co-operation this weekend. The 27 leaders of the EU nations have gathered in Rome.
The six founder members – Italy, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg – could not have imagined the challenges the EU would be facing in 2017.
Special correspondent Allan Little reports from Rome on the successes and failures of the past six decades.
- From the section Europe