kellogg peace pact

Kellogg-Briand Pact

[kel-awg-bree-ahnd, -bree-ahn, -og-]
noun
a treaty renouncing war as an instrument of national policy and urging peaceful means for the settlement of international disputes, originally signed in 1928 by 15 nations, later joined by 49 others.
Also called Kellogg Peace Pact.


Origin:
named after F. B. Kellogg and A. Briand

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