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THE TREATY OF PEACE BETWEEN THE ALLIED AND ASSOCIATED POWERS AND GERMANY, The Protocol annexed thereto, the agreement respecting The military occupation of the territories of the Rhine, AND THE TREATY BETWEEN FRANCE AND GREAT BRITAIN RESPECTING Assistance to France in the event of unprovoked Aggression by Germany. Signed at Versailles, June 28 th 1919 (with Maps and Signatures in facsimile) LONDON; Printed and published by his majesty’s stationery office To be purchased through any bookseller or directly from H.M. STATIONERY OFFICE at the following addresses: IMPERIAL HOUSE, KINGSWAY, LONDON, W.C.2 AND 28, ABINGDON STREET. LONDON, S.W.1; 37 PETER STREET, MANCHESTER; 1, ST. ANDREW’S CRESCENT, CARDIFF; 23, FORTH STREET, EDINBURGH; or from E. PONSONBY, LTD, 116, GRAFTON STREET DUBLIN 1919 Price 21s. Net
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The Treaty of Peace between the Allied Powers and Germany [Extract: Articles 1 - 30 and Annex] PART 1 THE COVENANT OF THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS THE HIGH CONTRACTING PARTIES In order to promote international co-operation and to achieve international peace and security by the acceptance of obligations not to resort to war, by the prescription of open, just and honourable relations between nations, by the firm establishment of the understandings of international law as the actual rule of conduct among Governments, and by the maintenance of justice and a scrupulous respect for all treaty obligations in the dealings of organised peoples with one another, Agree to this Covenant of the League of Nations. ARTICLE 1. The original Members of the League of Nations shall be those of the Signatories which are named in the Annex to this Covenant and also such of those other States named in the Annex as shall accede without reservation to this Covenant. Such accession shall be effected by a Declaration deposited with the Secretariat within two months of the coming into force of the Covenant Notice thereof shall be sent to all other Members of the League. Any fully self- governing State, Dominion, or Colony not named in the Annex may become a Member of the League if its admission is agreed to by two- thirds of the Assembly provided that it shall give effective guarantees of its sincere intention to observe its international obligations, and shall accept such regulations as may be prescribed by the League in regard to its military, naval, and air forces and armaments. Any Member of the League may, after two years’ notice of its intention so to do, withdraw from the League, provided that all its international obligations and all its obligations under this Covenant shall have been fulfilled at the time of its withdrawal. ARTICLE 2. The action of the League under this Covenant shall be effected through the instrumentality of an Assembly and of a Council, with a permanent Secretariat. ARTICLE 3.
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