1917, air raid, Albania, Austria-Hungary, Bar-le-Duc, Belgium, bombardment, British Empire, Bruges, Canada, France, Germany, Ghistelles, Great Britain, Italy, occupation, Second Battle of the Aisne, Souchez, St Denis, Trier, Vyfwegan, Zeebrugge
German counter-attack south of Souchez River, recovering lost ground. Slight German progress on French front, but gains not maintained. Terrific bombardment of German air camps at St. Denis, Vyfwegan, Ghistelles, Zeebrugge, and Bruges; French aeroplanes bombard Treves as reprisal for bombardment of Bar-le-Duc. Independence of Albania, under protection of Italy, proclaimed.