European Union and the countries of Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia

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Subjects:

  • TACIS (Program),
  • Economic assistance, European -- Former Soviet republics,
  • Technical assistance, European -- Former Soviet republics

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StatementTacis
ContributionsTACIS (Program), European Commission. Directorate-General for External Relations
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet ([6] p.) :
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Open LibraryOL17021317M

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