Brest-Litovsk, Treaty of

 (1918) Treaty that ended Russian involvement in World War I.

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  • Treaty of Brest-Litovsk — Not to be confused with the Treaty of Brest Litovsk (February 9, 1918), a similar treaty involving Ukraine and the Central Powers. Infobox Treaty name = Treaty of Brest Litovsk long name = image width = 300px caption = The first two pages of the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Brest-Litovsk, treaties of — ▪ 1918       peace treaties signed at Brest Litovsk (now in Belarus) by the Central Powers with the Ukrainian Republic (Feb. 9, 1918) and with Soviet Russia (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics) (March 3, 1918), which concluded hostilities… …   Universalium

  • Treaty of Brest-Litovsk — Treaty of Brest Li|tovsk, the a peace agreement made on March 3rd, 1918, between Germany and its ↑allies and Soviet Russia …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Tratado de Brest-Litovsk — Las primeras dos páginas del Tratado de Brest Litovsk, en (de izquierda a derecha) alemán, húngaro, búlgaro, turco otomano y ruso …   Wikipedia Español

  • German–Soviet military parade in Brest-Litovsk — on September 22, 1939 German–Soviet military parade in Brest Litovsk (German: Deutsch sowjetische Siegesparade in Brest Litowsk, Russian: Совме …   Wikipedia

  • Treaty of Alexandropol — Infobox Treaty name = Treaty of Alexandropol long name = image width = 200px caption = Kazım Karabekir, the signatory from Turkish side, on the road to Alexandropol type = Peace treaty date drafted = date signed = December 2 1920 location signed …   Wikipedia

  • treaty — /tree tee/, n., pl. treaties. 1. a formal agreement between two or more states in reference to peace, alliance, commerce, or other international relations. 2. the formal document embodying such an international agreement. 3. any agreement or… …   Universalium

  • Brest — /brest/; for 2 also Russ. /brddyest/, n. 1. a seaport in the W extremity of France: German submarine base in World War II; surrendered to Allies September 1944. 172,176. 2. Formerly, Brest Litovsk. a city in SW Byelorussia (Belarus), on the Bug… …   Universalium

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