Morning, Potsdam: The Kaiser receives wire from
Posted on July 30th, 1914 by admin
Morning, Potsdam: The Kaiser receives wire from the Tsar [N3] mentioning his “military measures” started five days before aimed at Austria-Hungary.
Wilhelm thinks he has been tricked by the Tsar. Russia was mobilising even when the Tsar asked him to speak to Vienna and Russia is now that much ahead of Germany. He says “I must mobilise too! … I regard my mediation action as brought to an end….”. [More]