Workers, Soldiers of Petrograd answer call of Military Revolutionary Committee

The Military Revolutionary Committee disclaims all responsibility for the activities of headquarters, and standing at the head of the garrison takes upon itself “the defense of revolutionary order against counter-revolutionary attempts.” That was a decisive step on the road to insurrection.

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‘Having undertaken to arm workers, the Soviet had to find its way to weapons’

The government was worried. On the morning of the 14th, a conference of the ministers in Kerensky’s office ratified the measures undertaken by headquarters against the “coming-out” under preparation. The rulers were guessing: Will it stop this time at an armed demonstration or will it go to the point of insurrection?

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