1916, Aluta, Athens, atrocities, Battle of Bucharest, Battle of Verdun, Bonar Law, British Prime Minister, Bucharest, communications, Cote 304, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, King Constantine I, Lloyd George, National Schism, Noemvriana, occupation, Orsova, Ploiesti, Romania, Verdun
Fall of Bukarest to the Germans; Ploesti also taken; Rumanian division, cut off in retreat from Orsova, engaged at the Alt and forced to capitulate. More atrocities in Athens; Royalist party regained control of posts and telegraphs. Slight German success at Hill 304, Verdun. Mr. Bonar Law refuses to form a Ministry; the task accepted by Mr. Lloyd George.