Dutch conclude armistice of indefinite length with Belgium (32 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

The Dutch have been attempting to retain control of the Belgian provinces of their territory, whose Catholic population have been seeking independence, but now they agree to an armistice of indefinite length.

Citation:
Editors. "Dutch conclude armistice of indefinite length with Belgium". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17987, accessed 08 December 2016.]