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Hostilities recommenced between Germany and Russia; a German army crosses the Dvina and occupies Dvinsk and Lutsk, while in the south, invited by the Ukraine, German troops advance towards Kovel. Russians evacuating Armenia; Turks reach Platana, eight miles from Trebizond. Enemy attempt to recapture lost ground near Tahure in Champagne defeated. British raid in Houthulst Forest. British airmen bomb Trèves and Thionville twice within 36 hours; two machines do not return. Air raid on London; no enemy machine gets through the defences.