• Gorgi Tonovski Faculty of Law, UCLO University –Bitola
  • Temelko Risteski Faculty of Law, FON University –Skopje
  • Vesna Sijic
Keywords: The European Union, changes, politics, international relations, power


The European Union is relatively new real socio-political and economic subject in the international community. The main, basic idea of its construction and existence is the maxima that the European continent should be a completed hall human community, based on the principles of the social solidarity among the people of Europe. Or, as one of the founders of modern Europe Zane Money used to say „The Europe won’t be build nether in the moment, nor with a common efforts, but it will be builded through concrete realizations, which firstаwall will create a real solidarity”.
A main value principle is that „The European nations do not share anymore the common history, they share common life”. The fact - The European Union – is animation of the European solidarity and of the idea to create the Common European home.
The European Union is a new state super-structure with imperial measures (economic, geographic, and political). It crosses and abandons the existed European state borders and matches the unification of the hall continent. Such a „giantific” social statehood creation (with 500 million inhabitants and enormous economical weight) normally provokes changes in the relations of the international community. The European Union is searching its „place under the sun”, as an actor with power and authority in the international relations and in the international politics.

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How to Cite
Tonovski, G., Risteski, T., & Sijic, V. (2019). EUROPEAN UNION IN THE INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS. Knowledge International Journal, 29(1), 61 - 66.