Concert of Europe
1815, as a mechanism to enforce the Congress of Vienna (Austria), Sep 1814 to June 1815, called after the fall of Napoleon I. Comprised the Quadruple Alliance - the countries signatory to Holy Alliance Treaty, 1815 (Russia, Austria and Prussia) together with Great Britain - headed by Prince Metternich of Austria. Subsequently suppressed uprisings demanding constitutional government, 1820, Spain and 1822, Italy. Influence decreased following: disagreement over intervention in Latin American revolutions and over Russia's role in the Russo-Turkish wars of 1828 and 1831; successful nationalism movements leading to unifications in Germany and Italy; outbreak of the Crimean War in 1853. Finally became obsolete following signature of Treaty of Paris, 1856, which, in 1856, limited Russia's rights in the straits between the Bosphorus and the Dardanelles and in the Black Sea.
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