Franco-Russian alliance is signed (34 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

France and Russia sign an alliance, following up the military convention they had signed the previous October which promised to come to each other's aid if attacked by any member of the Triple Alliance.

Citation:
Editors. "Franco-Russian alliance is signed". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=19088, accessed 10 December 2016.]