Dublin, Ireland - Republic of (Eire)
EUROPEAN LEADERS APPLAUD DURING EU ENLARGEMENT CEREMONY IN DUBLIN.
Britain's Prime Minister Tony Blair (L) and Sweden's Prime Minister Goran Persson (2L) applaud as they sit with the leaders of the twenty-five countries of the European Union as their national flags are raised during the EU Enlargement ceremony at Aras an Uachtarain in Dublin, May 1, 2004. The EU embraced 10 new mainly east European members in the biggest ever enlargement of the European Union, on Saturday, expanding the union to 25 nations. REUTERS/Paul Mcerlane REUTERS PM/RUS/MD