10.00 A.M.: On learning the details of the
Posted on July 24th, 1914 by admin
10.00 A.M.: On learning the details of the Austro-Hungarian ultimatum Sazonov declares angrily “C’est La guerre Européenne!”. He summons Szápáry. He tells the Tsar by phone that he thinks the ultimatum is designed to be rejected, that Vienna intends to attack, and they must have been given prior German approval. The Tsar orders him to call a Council of Ministers.