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Versailles Treaty, Articles 27-30: Germany's Borders (June 28, 1919)


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Part II.
Boundaries of Germany.

Article 27.

The boundaries of Germany will be determined as follows:

1. With Belgium:
From the point common to the three frontiers of Belgium, Holland and Germany and in a southerly direction:
the north-eastern boundary of the former territory of neutral Moresnet, then the eastern boundary of the Kreis of Eupen, then the frontier between Belgium and the Kreis of Montjoie, then the northeastern and eastern boundary of the Kreis of Malm├ędy to its junction with the frontier of Luxemburg.

2. With Luxemburg:
The frontier of August 3, 1914, to its junction with the frontier of France of the 18th July, 1870.

3. With France:
The frontier of July 18, 1870, from Luxemburg to Switzerland with the reservations made in Article 48 of Section IV (Saar Basin) of Part III.

4. With Switzerland:
The present frontier.

5. With Austria:
The frontier of August 3, 1914, from Switzerland to Czecho-Slovakia as hereinafter defined.

6. With Czecho-Slovakia:
The frontier of August 3, 1914, between Germany and Austria from its junction with the old administrative boundary separating Bohemia and the province of Upper Austria to the point north of the salient of the old province of Austrian Silesia situated at about 8 kilometres east of Neustadt.

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