Treaty of Rome, 1924
The Treaty of Rome of January 27, 1924 was an agreement by which Italy
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 and the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes
Kingdom of Yugoslavia
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 revoked the parts of the Treaty of Rapallo
Treaty of Rapallo, 1920
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 from 1920, which had created the independent Free State of Fiume
Free State of Fiume
The Free State of Fiume was an independent free state which existed between 1920 and 1924. Its territory of comprised the city of Fiume and rural areas to its north, with a corridor to its west connecting it to Italy.-History:Fiume gained autonomy for the first time in 1719 when it was proclaimed...

. The agreement was that Fiume, now Rijeka
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 in Croatia
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, would be annexed to Italy as the Province of Fiume, while the town of Sušak
Sušak is a part of the city of Rijeka in Croatia, where it composes the eastern part of the city.In 1924, Rijeka belonged to the independent Free State of Fiume, which had been created four years earlier under the Treaty of Rapallo, but in the Treaty of Rome the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and...

was assigned to the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes. According to the treaty Fiume and Sušak would share a joint administration of the port facilities.

Ratifications of the agreement were exchanged in Rome on February 22, 1924, and it became effective on the same day. It was registered in League of Nations Treaty Series on April 7, 1924.

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