Erdut Agreement

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November 12, 1995

In the village of Yugoslavia, an agreement was signed on the Srem-Baranja region.

That agreement anticipated a one year transition period under internal administration, with a possibility of an extension for another 12 months.

This agreement stated that the Eastern part of the RSK would return to the constitutional and legal order of Croatia. However, the decision lead to the mass eviction of Serbs from those areas.

Erdut Agreement
TypePeace agreement
Signed12 November 1995
Castle of Adamovich-Cseh, where the Erdut Agreement was signed.

The Erdut Agreement (Croatian: Erdutski sporazum, Serbian: Erdutski sporazum or Ердутски споразум).

The signers were Hrvoje Šarinić, the former Prime Minister of the Government of Croatia , a local Serb politician representing the self-proclaimed Republic of Serbian Krajina (RSK), under instructions from the authorities of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. The witnesses were Peter Galbraith, the ambassador of the United States to Croatia at the time, and Thorvald Stoltenberg, the United Nations intermediary.

The territory of Eastern Slavonia, Baranja and Western Sirmium. The agreement was acknowledged by the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1023, and it paved the way to the establishment of the United Nations Transitional Authority for Eastern Slavonia, Baranja and Western Sirmium. At the base of this agreement was the establishment of the Joint Council of Municipalities, with a Serbian majority population. However, the decision lead to the mass eviction of Serbs from those are



  • Albert Bing (October 2008). "Sjedinjene Američke Države i reintegracija hrvatskog Podunavlja" [The United States of America and the reintegration of the Croatian Danube Region]. Scrinia Slavonica (in Croatian). Slavonski Brod: Croatian Institute of History. 8 (1). Retrieved 2013-02-21.

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