The Situation in Roumania

If you are reading the headlines of The Guardian newspaper 100 years on, you’re now making your way through the fall of 1916, and no more than a day or two passes without an update from the front in Roumania. Here are the headlines on those stories, working backward from November 3, 1916 to October 3, 1916.

November 3, 1916

November 1, 1916

October 30, 1916

October 28. 1916

October 27, 1916

October 26, 1916

October 21, 1916

October 18, 1916

October 17, 1916

October 13, 1916

October 12, 1916

October 6, 1916

October 4, 1916

October 3, 1916

Wikipedia has a good review of Romania’s role in World War I, including this illustration of the borders and campaigns of this front:

Central Powers counterattack, September–October 1916