jul 28, 1914 - 28 Jun 1914 - The war begins
Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia. Germany pledges their support to Austria-Hungary in terms of military aid. Russia decides to protect Serbia. Germany responds by declaring war on Russia. France is Russia's ally and supports her in the war.
The following photo portrays French soldiers fighting the Germans on the Belgian border.
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World War I
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