From December 18 to January 18
Prepared By Allan Westcott, Ph. D., Instructor, U. S. Naval Academy
RUSSO-GERMAN PEACE NEGOTIATIONS
First Meeting at Brest-Litovsk.—On December 23 representatives of the Central Powers and the Bolshevist Government in Russia met at Brest-Litovsk to negotiate peace. The delegates were as follows:
Germany: Dr. Richard von Kiihlmann, Foreign Minister; Herr von Rosenberg, Baron Von Hock, General Hoffmann, and Major Brinckmann.
Austria-Hungary: Count Czernin, Foreign Minister; Herr von Merey, Freiherr von Wisser, Count CoUerda, Count Osaky, Field Marshal von Chisceries, Lieutenant Polarny, and Major Von Gluise.