declared war on during World War One after rejects the conditions of an ultimatum sent by Austria on July 23 following the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand.
France was allied to Russia in a pact. When Russia declared war on Germany and Austria-Hungary, France followed suit.
Germany, Austria-Hungary and the Ottoman Empire
Russia declared war on Austria-Hungary to support their ally Serbia. This forced Germany to declare war on Russia to support their ally Austria-Hungary.
some guy from austria-hungary assassinated archbishop Ferdinand of Serbia. Serbia were allies of Russia and then Russia declared war on austria-hungary
Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia first, and then Russia declared war on Austria-Hungary
ferdinand, duke of austria.
Russia declared war on Japan during World War II on August 8, 1945.
Germany after they invaded poland, austria, and france
the assassination of Austrian arch duke Franz Ferdinand by bosnian nationalists caused austria to declare war on bosnia and russia was allied with them and Germany with austria
The assassination of Austrian Archduke Ferdinand was the immediate cause of World War I. He was killed by a Serbian terrorist, which caused Austria to declare war on Serbia. Serbia was allied with Russia, who intervened, causing Germany to declare war on Russia, which caused France to declare war on Germany.
because they wanted to be, alright
Germany actually did not encourage Austria-Hungary to declare with Serbia since it was not the first country to declare war on another during World War I. Austria-Hungary and Serbia were the first countries to enter World War I, only weeks before Germany joined in to help Austria-Hungary and the other Central Powers.
France, Italy, Russia, Austria hungary
russia and austria-hungary were continually fighting over the 'balkans' during ww1.
Austria-Hungary and Russia
Italy wanted the southern Tyrol and also Trieste and parts of the Croatian coast.
Russia saw it self as protecttor of the Orthodox Christianity and the slavic people it sufferd an embarissing defeat by Japan in 1905 and wanted to fix its reputation that's why it invaded Austria- Hungary before Austria- Hungary invaded Serbia it made a pact wwith Germany that if it attacked by Russia Germany would attack Russia.
In 1914, a Serbian student assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria. Austria wanted to punish Serbia, who was allies by Russia. Austria later declared war on Russia on August 6, 40 days after the assassination. Ironically, Austria and Russia were intended to be allies through a negotiation orchestrated in 1837 by the chancellor of Germany called the League of Three Emperors. Austria and Russia could not agree on policies in the Balkan region, however, leaving only Germany and Austria to be allies, which was called the Dual Alliance. Austria did not want war with Russia, it was more to their advantage to keep the war contained as a local dispute with Serbia. However Russia began mobilization to support the Serbs. Austria alone could not hope to fight against Russia and had a pact with Germany in the event of a conflict with Russia. Germnay took the initiative and warned Russia that if they supported Serbia then Germany would support Austria and to ensure they their intentions were clear Germany declared war on Russia first on August 1st 1914. It wasn't until the 6th that Austria formally declared war on Russia,
Russia directly attacked Germany and Austria-Hungary.
The 'allies' during world war 1 refers to Triple Entente (Britain, France, Russia and after Russia was kicked out, USA). The Triple Alliance however was Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy. Be careful not to get the two mixed up.
Austria-HungaryAustria Hungary declared war on Serbia in 1914.
Austria-Hungarys side The triple alliance - Austria-Hungary, Germany and Italy The triple entente - Britain, France and Russia. Later joined by America
Emperor of Austria-Hungary during WW1Franz Josef I of Austria
Russia saw it self as protecttor of the Orthodox Christianity and the slavic peopleit sufferd an embarissing defeat by Japan in 1905 and wanted to fix its reputation that's why it invaded Austria- Hungary before Austria- Hungary invaded Serbia it made a pact wwith Germany that if it attacked by Russia Germany would attack Russia
When The Archduke of Austria was assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia by a Serbian student, Austria threatened Serbia with war; Russia, a friend of Serbia, threatened Austria. Germany had a treaty with Austria so she threatened Russia. Russia had a treaty with France and France had an understanding with Britain. When Austria declared war on Serbia, Russia declared war on Austria. Germany declared war on Russia, France declared war on Germany and so did Britain.