The Locarno Treaties (1925)

Gustav Stresemann was instrumental in the negotiations for the Locarno Treaties, alongside Aristide Briand, the French Foreign Minister, and Austen Chamberlain, the British Foreign Secretary. They sought to secure Germany’s borders and facilitate its eventual return to the League of Nations.

What agreements were made at the Locarno Conference?

What was the impact of the Locarno Treaties?

On the one hand, the Locarno Treaties were successful in reducing tensions in Europe.

On the other hand, the impact of the Locarno Treaties were limited.