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Events Leadng up to WWi
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4 Apr 2020
Cold War Timeline Part 1
Military alliances began to form.
Otto von Bismarck wanted to isolate France and began alliances with counties such as, Germany, Austria- Hungary, Italy
There was tension between the countries because of the earlier imperialism on Africa and Asia.
Russia joined with Bismarck with a treaty
Armies began to build and get stronger.
Germany's foreign policy changed and was under a new rule, Kaiser Wilhelm II
Russia formed an alliance with France
Britain fromed and alliance with France
Germany and France began to fight over power on Moracco
Britain made alliances with France and Russia
Austria took overe Bosnia and Herzegovina. Russia ofered Serbia support.
Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife were murdered, when they were visiting Sarajevo.
Austria gave Serbia an ultimatum this included an end to all anti- Austrian activity and Serbian leaders would have to alow Austrian officials in their country. Serbia could not complete the ultimatum and then declared war
Theodore Roosevelt becomes President.
Election of Woodrow Wilson.
Earthquake kills 150,000 in southern Italy and Siciliy
Queen Victoria dies
Russo-Japanese War starts
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