JoergR...@yahoo.de (J?rg Raddatz) wrote in message <news:firstname.lastname@example.org>...What respective allies? Italy doesn't have any.
> jl...@juno.com (jlk7e) wrote in message <news:email@example.com>...
> > Or else...Giolitti's hintings are so irritating that Conrad manages to
> Well, let us simply assume this - and let us assume that the Austrians
> Then it looks bleak: Serbia is already mad since the Bosnian Crisis,Really? They had a treaty about the Balkans, but I don't think Russia
> Russia (already a secret treaty with Italy existed)
would actually go to war for Italy. It wouldn't go to war for France
in the Moroccan Crises, and France was an actual ally.
is angry at
> Austria and at Germany, Germany already tries to support Austria inWould Russia really go to war for Italy? Serbia might join in, I
> nearly all situations, and the UK and France are at least far more
> pro-Italian and pro-Russian than pro-*Central Powers*.
> So, the best thing for Vienna might look like
agree, but this is pre-Balkan Wars Serbia - I don't think it would
dare. And what of Bulgaria, Romania, the Ottoman Empire? Romania was
still allied to the Centrals at this time. Bulgaria hates Serbia.
Also, does this happen before or after the Bosnian crisis. If before,
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