The Turkish government, in agreement with the other contracting powers, exempts the German government from its obligation during the war to accept, at a certain exchange rate, Turkish government notes as a means of payment for goods that will be exported from Germany to Turkey after the war. Under the agreement, Turkey was to return to its neighbouring countries, which had taken the Ottomans, often on the pretext that ethnic Turks were in danger and entered to protect minorities. What the Turks did not mention was that once in the region, they carried out ethnic cleansing, displaced populations, destroyed houses and businesses and even tore up cemeteries. As of the entry into force of this treaty and subject to these provisions, the treaties, agreements and multilateral agreements of an economic or technical nature that are listed below will enter into force between Turkey and those of the other contracting parties of the contracting parties: 3), the distribution of rolling stock is carried out by friendly agreement between the administrations that will take over the various sections. This agreement takes into account the amount of equipment recorded on these lines during the last inventory before October 30, 1918, the length of the line (including sidings) and the nature and volume of traffic. If the agreement is not reached, the issues will be resolved through arbitration proceedings. If so, the arbitration decision also indicates which locomotives, cars and cars must be maintained on each section, the conditions for their acceptance and the interim provisions that may be deemed necessary to ensure the current maintenance of the stock transferred to the existing workshops; The agreements that have been or can be concluded between Greece and Turkey with regard to the exchange of the Greek and Turkish population do not apply to the inhabitants of the islands of Imbros and Tenedos. Subject to any agreement between governments exercising authority in the countries separated from Turkey and the governments of the countries in which these persons are established and Turkish nationals over the age of 18, originating from a territory separated from Turkey under this Treaty and usually residing abroad when they come into force , may opt for the nationality of the territory. of which they have nationality when they belong to the majority of the population of that territory on the basis of their race and the consent of the government exercising the authority exercised there.