Events to war

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23 July

  • Austria-Hungary blames the Serbian goverment for the assassination.
  • There demanding compensation and the right to send troops in Serbia
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28 July

  • Serbia refused to let these troops in.
  • Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia and shells Belgrade.
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29 July

  • Russia begins mobilising troops ready to help Serbia 
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30 July

  • Germany demands that Russia stop mobilising.
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1 August

  • Russia rufuse.
  • Germany declares war on Russia.
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2 August

  • France begins mobilising to help Russia.
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3 August

  • Germany declares was on France
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4 August

  • Germany sends troop through Belgium to attack France, following the Schlieffen Plane.
  • Belgium is neutral, and Britain has agreed to protect Belgium.
  • Britain order Germany to withdraw.
  • Germany refuses.
  • Britain declares war on Germany.
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6 August

  • Austria-Hungary declares war on Russia.
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