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  • Game of alliances
  • Triple Alliance
  • Triple Entente
  • Assassination
  • Zimmerman Telegram
  • Hey what gives
  • Sorry
  • Through diplomatic alliances German, the Austro Hungarian empire and Italy form the triple alliance and in return France, Russia and England form the triple entente 
  • Ships under attack 
  • June 29, 1914 a Serbian nationalist murders Franz Ferdinand and his wife. He was the heir to the Austrian empire and this murder causes the start of WW1
  • The last straw
  • A telegram is intercepted on January 1917 that talks of German alliance with mexico in case of US intervention into WW1. the US is obviously  disturbed. 
  • Call to arms
  • by 1915 5 US Unarmed Merchant ships are sunk by German submarines. This puts the US on the brink of retaliation
  • The RMS Lusitania was sunk on 7 May 1915 by a German U-boat. it contained 128 american civilian causing the decision for the US to go to war
  • on 1917 the US officially declares war on Germany and joins England, Belgium and France on the battle field
  • After the tragedy of the Lusitania the US will be joining the war
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