Falkenhayn forces Hindenburg to release more than 7 divisions, Kaiser backs him.
Galicia: Army Group Böhm-Ermolli (Colonel-General) formed from Austrian Second Army and German Südarmee.
Aegean: British transport Ramazan (312 killed, of 418 aboard, all but 1 killed are Indian troops) sunk by U-boat gun-fire.
Germany: Government promises not to sink ships carrying conditional contraband.
Russia: Colonel Knox reports: ‘if … ever a Government richly deserves a revolution, it is the present one…’.