01/11/1993 The Maastricht Treaty comes into effect
Twenty five years on, the Maastricht Treaty looks hopelessly optimistic
Signing of the Maastricht Treaty
Maastricht Treaty Anniversary: 25 years since EU founding agreement signed
Europe Calling - celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Maastricht Treaty
EU festival marks 25th anniversary of Maastricht treaty signing
The Maastricht Treaty included the 3 pillars structure of the European Union and led to the creation of the single European currency, the euro. The creation of the pillar system aimed to extend the relations of the member states to the areas of foreign policy, military, criminal justice, and judicial cooperation.