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Afternoon: A telegram from

Posted on July 31st, 1914 by admin

Afternoon: In two telegrams from Berlin an hour apart, Jules Cambon reports (1) the German ambassador in St Petersburg has said Russia has decided on general mobilisation, and (2) Germany has declared the “State of Imminent Danger of War” in response to Russian general mobilisation and will ask Russia to demobilise failing which Germany will mobilise.


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