Russia: Council of Ministers vainly begs Tsar not to replace Grand Duke Nicholas or suspend Duma indefinitely.
Britain: King and Kitchener inspect 2nd Canadian Division at Shorncliffe (crosses to France September 14-17).
Isonzo: Italian attack on Tolmino bridgehead fails. In September Capello promoted Major-General and given VI Corps for action against Gorizia.
Gallipoli: Hamilton’s envoy to London Major Dawnay calls former’s telegram ‘hopeless’.
East Africa: Ox-drawn Royal Navy Flotilla for lake Tanganyika Flotilla covers 6 miles.