20 July: Bunsen’s information is corroborated when
Posted on July 17th, 1914 by admin
20 July: Bunsen’s information is corroborated when Haldane receives a letter from Hoyos trying to justify the action Austria-Hungary is about to take.
Haldane forwards the letter to Grey with the comment: “This is very serious. Berchtold is apparently ready to plunge Europe into war to settle the Serbian question. He would not take this attitude unless he was assured of German support”.