~ = [ Pact of Gold and Green ] = ~
Issued and Confirmed from the Curonian Embassy to Ves Assembly on 10th of Sun’s Smile, 1720.
On this day, the 10th of the Sun’s Smile, the Prince of the Golden City of Ves and the King of Curonia, do agree to execute this peace treaty, and all the articles contained herein, with nothing less than the full extent of their authority, under the governing laws and morals of their respective realms, in their intended spirit and meaning, to remain in full effect for the foreseeable future, terminating only upon the mutual consent of the signatories or their successors.
ARTICLE I - Both parties shall enforce a strict non-aggression pact, under all circumstances.
ARTICLE II - If both parties consent, this treaty may temporarily ascend into a full defensive alliance.
ARTICLE III - A policy of free trade and travel shall be enacted between the two nations. No customs shall be applied to any exchange between the two nations. The citizens of both nations shall be permitted to freely and safely travel within the borders of both nations.
ARTICLE IV - Both parties shall deliver justice to any party charged with or convicted of any crime by either state. The surrender shall only take place upon evidence of criminality according to the laws of the territory the criminal is found. This extradition may only take place if the facts of the crime would justify his commitment for trial if the crime or offense had been committed in the state where they are apprehended. This article is null if it would violate another treaty, pact, or alliance.
ARTICLE V - If either party is found to be in violation of this pact, all articles shall remain in effect, so long as sincere diplomatic efforts are taken to peacefully resolve the dispute, according to the aforementioned articles.
ARTICLE VI - Both parties agree to meet and possibly expand this treaty in four years time. If no agreement is reached, the current terms of the treaty shall remain in effect.
His Royal Majesty, Pierce I of House Devereux the King of Curonia,
Duke of Curon & Umbra, Count of Cyrilsburg & Avalain, Baron of Arisan,
Blackreach, Rivia, & Vasile, and Lord of Bear Mountain & Blackden
His Serenity, Matthias Othan Rutledge, Prince of Ves.