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Assassination of franz ferdinand. Archduke Franz Ferdinand was the next in line to be the leader of Austria Austria had annexed Bosnia, which upset the people of Bosnia, who wanted independence from Austria; also many Serbians lived in Bosnia. Assassination of franz ferdinand.

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assassination of franz ferdinand
Assassination of franzferdinand
  • Archduke Franz Ferdinand was the next in line to be the leader of Austria
  • Austria had annexed Bosnia, which upset the people of Bosnia, who wanted independence from Austria; also many Serbians lived in Bosnia
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Assassination of franzferdinand
  • Ferdinand wanted to visit Bosnia to try to gain the support of the people there
  • A terrorist group from Serbia known as the “Black Hand” saw this as an opportunity to assassinate Ferdinand
  • While riding in his car, Ferdinand was shot and killed by GraviloPrincip
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Assassination of franzferdinand
  • Austria was furious… with backing from Germany, they sent an ultimatum to Serbia that Serbia could not accept
  • Three days later, Austria declared war on Serbia. Germany allied with Austria. Russia allied with Serbia.
    • The countries who had built up their empires and militaries could not avoid the war
  • World War I had begun