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What does EDC stand for?

EDC stands for European Defense Community

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  • Military and Government

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He supports this argument by focusing on the establishment in the 1950s of the European Coal and Steel Community, the European Economic Community, and the European Defense Community, explaining both integration and resistance to integration as products of balance of power thinking.
The first major attempt to bolster the European pillar was a 1950s proposal for a European Defense Community (EDC).
Following the individual conflict entries, which conclude about halfway into the fourth volume, come 16 articles on organizations, alliances, conventions, and negotiations, including the African Union, the Arab League, the Central Treaty Organization (the Baghdad Pact), the Non-Aligned Movement, the Economic Community of West African States, and the European Defense Community, among others.