Kellogg-Briand Pact

[kel-awg-bree-ahnd, -bree-ahn, -og-]


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.

Origin of Kellogg-Briand Pact

named after F. B. Kellogg and A. Briand
Also called Kellogg Peace Pact. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019