Brest-Litowsk, Frieden von#
Brest-Litovsk, Peace of, signed March 3, 1918, between the Austro-Hungarian monarchy, Germany, Bulgaria and Turkey on the one hand and the young Soviet Republic on the other hand. Terminated World War I in Eastern Europe and enabled the Central Powers to continue the war at the other fronts, but lapsed after the defeat of the Central Powers in November 1918.
Literature#S. Horak, The first treaty of World War 1, 1988.