(Truce VS. Armistice)

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Crawford Powell

Senior Member
Native Arabic speaker from "Egypt"
-What's the difference between (Truce & Armistice) in the following exampel:
  • After, Losing the WWII... & After, The German reich "Hitler" committed suicide in his safehouse... Germany signed a(n) truce/armistice with Russia.
  • PaulQ

    Senior Member
    English - England
    Currently, a truce (compare a"ceasefire") is seen as temporary and for any purpose, but an armistice is the cessation of hostilities in order to allow negotiations towards a final peace.
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