King Alfred appeals to Britain and France for military support regarding Belgian neutrality 4 August - British Cabinet meets at 11 AM after hearing of Belgian invasion and issues ultimatum to expire at midnight 4 August - Whitehall filled with crowds in support of British intervention in war 4 August - British ulitmatum transmitted to Berlin and British Ambassador prepares to leave Berlin 4 August - German Government appeals to Italians to honor treaty go unheeded 4 August - Reichstag opens; speech by Kaiser morning , stops for church services, reconvenes for German Chancellor speech 3 PM ; Reichstag support of war and votes for war credits then adjourns Socialists agree to set diferences aside and vote in support.
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Namespaces Page Discussion. Views Read View source View history. So no-one in Kaliningrad is from here: we all started on the same level, and built a melting pot of a society. We drove to Zelonogradsk, a coastal town that was once known as Cranz.
But we were never openly taught about the German past of Kaliningrad. It was only after Perestroika and Glasnost that we learned the full history. The city of Kaliningrad is actually known as Konig to locals, but it's hard to find any trace of its German heritage.
It now stands as an empty monument to Communism. And that means people here are more open-minded.
As we chatted in English, other locals came over to ask where I was from, excited and proud that people were visiting their city as tourists. So we are a way to create dialogue. With its unique location and history, Kaliningrad will continue to be a bridge between Russia and the West.
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