map of both opposing armies, the triple entente in the Red, and the triple alliance in Green.
By 1914 Europe was divided by two major Alliance systems: The Triple Alliance between Germany Austria Hungary and Italy and the Triple Entente between France Russia and Great Britain.
WWI, Jan 1917; Soldiers of the Lancashire Fusiliers in a front line trench opposite Messines, near Ploegsteert Wood. ©IWM
The three Triple Entente leaders; David Lloyd George (England), Raymond Poincare (France), and Czar Nicholas II (Russia).
President Poincare, who was the Triple Entente leader of France.
Triple Entente contained Russia, France, and Brtitian and was an alliance during the beginning of WW1. Unfortunately Russia had to leave to fight their own civil war,but this gave Italy and America to join this alliance.
Prime Minister Georges Benjamin Clemenceau led France during WW1 as one of the leaders of the Triple Entente.
[Each Leader of the Triple Entente] France: George Clemceau. At the time of World War 1, he was a French Statesman that led the country in the war.
Raymond Poincare, president of France, was one of the first to get his country involved in the great war.