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Germans press back British line slightly in Glencorse Wood, but British gain ground in neighbourhood of Ypres-Staden railway. Russo-Rumanian retirement at Ocna, Trotus Valley, continues in spite of stubborn resistance; Russo-Rumanian counter-attack in Focsani district gains 1,200 prisoners, but they are eventually forced back and compelled to evacuate Maracesti and Furceni; Germans claim 6,500 prisoners; Rumanian Royal Family leaving Jassy. Mr. Henderson resigns from Cabinet as a result of Government view of his attitude at Labour Party Conference; Mr. Barnes to succeed him in War Cabinet.