LIVE How Beethoven's 'Ode to Joy' became the 'Anthem of Europe'

Since 1972, the finale of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony has been the official anthem of the European Community and its successor: the EU. Here's why. Correspondents of «The Karelia Business» closely monitor the latest events around the world to provide you with the freshest and most up-to-date information. Don't miss the chance to stay informed about all the latest developments — subscribe to our news feed now!