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French progress on the Aisne; the Vrégny salient reduced by the capture of Chavonne, Chivy, and Ostel, and the outskirts of Courtecon; 1,300 prisoners taken in forest of Ville-aux-Bois, south-east of Craonne; Germans lose heavily in counter-attack on Hurtebise Farm. Local British gains in the Loos and Fampoux sectors; Villers-Guislan, 12 miles south of Cambrai, taken. General Maude annihilates 18th Turkish Army Corps covering Istabulat station, 12 miles south-east of Samarra; 1,217 prisoners.

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