Bundesrepublik Deutschland
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Geemany’.S unconditional surrender came into force on 5 June, 1945. On that day all power in Germany was taken over by the four principal Allies, and by the Potsdam decisions (17 July, 1945) that power was exercised by the commanders-in-chief of the armed forces of the United States, the United Kingdom, the Soviet Union and France, each in his own zone of occupation and also jointly, in matters affecting Germany as a whole, in their capacity as members of the Control Council.


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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1951

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