World War One Diary for Sunday, January 13, 1918:
Russia: Reds imprison Rumanian Ambassador Diamandi (released January 15 after diplomatic corps protest) and seize Rumanian gold in retaliation for Bessarabia takeover, also order King of Rumania’s arrest on January 15.
Italy: Italian Army has received 300,000 British gas masks.
Russia: Lenin and Stalin’s Decree No 13 in Pravda backs Armenian self-determination.
Norway: Sugar, coffee, corn and meal rationing.