The Truce of Andrussov between Russia and Poland ends the Thirteen
Years War in which the two states had battled over the territory
that now comprises Ukraine and Belarus. Under its terms, Poland
gives Smolensk and Kiev to Russia. In Polish history this treaty is
often seen as a turning-point that ceded advantage to the
burgeoning Russian empire.
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Editors. "Truce of Andrussov between Russia and Poland ends the Thirteen Years War". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16522, accessed 23 January 2018.]