1918, Austria-Hungary, British Empire, East Africa, Edward Carson, Foreign Minister, German Empire, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Ottokar Czernin, Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck, strike, Treaty of Brest-Litovsk (Ukraine-Central Powers), Ukraine
British column in contact with part of von Lettow-Vorbeck‘s force 50 miles from coast. End of Austrian political strike; Socialists extract from Count Czernin a fresh repudiation of annexationist war aims. Germans announce agreement on principle of treaty of peace with Ukraine. Sir Edward Carson resigns from War Cabinet.