Treaty of peace

TREATY OF PEACE. A treaty of peace is an agreement or contract made by belligerent powers, in which they agree to lay down their arms, and by which they stipulate the conditions of peace, and regulate the manner in which it is to be restored and supported Vatt. lib. 4, c. 2, Sec. 9.

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The case of the treaty of peace with Britain adds great weight to this reasoning.
A treaty of peace between Massachusetts and the French colony was then signed.
The limits, as fixed by the treaty of peace, are: on the east the Atlantic, on the south the latitude of thirty-one degrees, on the west the Mississippi, and on the north an irregular line running in some instances beyond the forty-fifth degree, in others falling as low as the forty-second.
The States within the limits of whose colonial governments they were comprised have claimed them as their property, the others have contended that the rights of the crown in this article devolved upon the Union; especially as to all that part of the Western territory which, either by actual possession, or through the submission of the Indian proprietors, was subjected to the jurisdiction of the king of Great Britain, till it was relinquished in the treaty of peace.
I will therefore once more sign a treaty of peace with you, and see that you do not infringe it on your side; at least, as you are so excellent a politician, I may expect you will keep your leagues, like the French, till your interest calls upon you to break them.
A committee of three from each side was appointed, and after months of disputation, a treaty of peace was drawn up and signed.
Wyeth predicted that they would lose their scalps; for he had heard the Crows denounce vengeance on them, for having murdered two of their warriors who had ventured among them on the faith of a treaty of peace.
Yang Jiechi said that 2018 marks the 40th anniversary of the signing of China-Japan Treaty of Peace and Friendship.
The year marks the 40th anniversary of the signing of the China-Japan Treaty of Peace and Friendship.
21 -- Of late Kathmandu is abuzz rife with reports that the Eminent Persons Group, EPG, has agreed to review the 1950 Treaty of Peace and Friendship between India and Nepal.
Abe has promised to raise the Sino-Japanese relationship to a 'new stage' in a speech marking 40th anniversary of signing the China-Japan Treaty of Peace and Friendship.
He was the first Nepali politician to call the 1950 Nepal-India Treaty of Peace and Friendship as irrelevant.