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NATO Establishment

Brussels Treaty Organization (BTO)

Sep, 1948
Brussels, Belgium

In 1948, the Treaty of Dunkirk alliance was expanded to include the Benelux countries, in the form of the Western Union, also referred to as the Brussels Treaty Organization (BTO), established by the Treaty of Brussels.