Treaty of Neuilly

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Treaty of Neuilly

The Treaty of Versailles and the European Revolutions in the wake of World War I (27 November 1919)

Historical Map of Europe & the Mediterranean

In November, the Bulgaria signed its Peace Treaty with the Allies. As a result, it lost territory to Yugoslavia and Greece.

Meanwhile in the north, German troops were finally being expelled from Latvia and Lithuania. The Allies had previously allowed them to stay in order to fight the Bolsheviks but now saw them as trouble makers.

Main Events

Evacuation of Murmansk

After withdrawing from Archangel in late September 1919, the Allies evacuated Murmansk in October, ending the North Russia intervention.

Riga relieved by British-French fleet

Romania withdraws from Budapest

Treaty of Neuilly-sur-Seine

The Kingdom of Bulgaria signs the Treaty of Neuilly with the Allied Powers of World War I at Neuilly-sur-Seine, France. By the Treaty's terms, Bulgaria cedes western Thrace to the Allies (who will pass it on to Greece) and territories in its west to the Kingdom of the Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes. It also abandons its gains in WWI, and agrees to reduce its army size and pay £100 million reparations.

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