1 Did not happen : Russia was attacked by Germany and France did nothingwm wrote: ↑02 Oct 2018 22:40Strangely strong statements in that "symbolic" alliance.The Franco-Russian Alliance Military Convention - August 18, 1892
1. If France is attacked by Germany, or by Italy supported by Germany, Russia shall employ all her available forces to attack Germany.
If Russia is attacked by Germany, or by Austria supported by Germany, France shall employ all her available forces to attack Germany.
2. In case the forces of the Triple Alliance, or of any one of the Powers belonging to it, should be mobilized, France and Russia, at the first news of this event and without previous agreement being necessary, shall mobilize immediately and simultaneously the whole of their forces, and shall transport them as far as possible to their frontiers.
3. The available forces to be employed against Germany shall be, on the part of France, 1,300,000 men, on the part of Russia, 700,000 or 800,000 men.
These forces shall engage to the full with such speed that Germany will have to fight simultaneously on the East and on the West.
4. The General Staffs of the Armies of the two countries shall cooperate with each other at all times in the preparation and facilitation of the execution of the measures mentioned above.
They shall communicate with each other, while there is still peace, all information relative to the armies of the Triple Alliance which is already in their possession or shall come into their possession.
2 : did not happen :France and Russia did not mobilize simultaneously and immediately the whole of their forces and did not transport them as far as possible to their frontiers :France mobilised later than Russia and its mobilisation was not related to the Russian one .
3 Did not happen : main Russian forces were concentrated against Austria
4 Did not happen and was also irrelevant .