First war world

Updated: 7/28/2020
First war world

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  • 1885- Distribution of Africa
  • I’m sorry, but Germany is late
  • And our part of Africa? 
  • 1904- Alliance between countries
  • The Triple Alliance
  • The Triple Entente
  • 1914- Archduke murder
  • The Serbian terrorist group known as the Black Hand was determined to assassinate Franz Ferdinand, a move which he succeeded in his second attempt, on 28 June 1914. The assassination gave grounds for Austria-Hungary to act against Serbia and send a severe ultimatum.
  • Imperialism and colonialism
  • Were one of the triggers, since they had been developing for decades.
  • 1901 - 1915, New technology
  • flamethrower1901
  • Thanks 1915
  • Machine guns
  • 1941- Russian-German war 
  • caused by the German demand to build a railway linking Berlin to Baghdad. Russia reacted, as the road would link Germany to the oil-rich Middle East with an attractive consumer market, as well as passing through regions where the Russians intended to increase their influence
  • Poisonous gas 1914