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French success south of the Somme; advance north of Chaulnes, taking Ablaincourt and Pressoir, and the approaches of Gomiécourt. British progress east of the Butte de Warlencourt; German attack west of Beaumont-Hamel repulsed. Total Allied captures since opening of Somme offensive given as 71,532 prisoners, men, and 1,449 officers, and 1,499 guns, machine-guns, and mortars. Russo-Rumanian forces advance in Dobrudja. Enemy attack in Prahova Valley; Germans resume offensive in Vulcan Pass, but give ground in Tolyges sector.

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