Tag Archives: peace treaties

Saar Plebiscite

The Saar plebiscite and reunion with Germany, 1935

On the 13th January 1935, the Territory of the Saar Basin voted to reunite with Germany.

Armistice of Compiegne

The Armistice of Compiègne and the end of WW1

On the 11th November 1918, fighting on the First World War’s Western Front ended when representatives from the Allies and Germany signed the Armistice of Compiègn.

Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

The signing of the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

On the 3rd March 1918 the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk was signed between Russia and the Central Powers.

USSR

The Foundation of the USSR, 1922

On the 30th December 1922, the USSR – the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics – was founded.