In Washington the U.S. Government protested the British blockade of Germany, claiming that it interfered with the rights of neutral nations to trade freely.
In Rome the Fascist Grand Council reasserted its Axis alliance with Germany, but voted not to join in the current conflict against Britain and France.
Game day 99. China
Three infantry battalions were rushed back towards the north to help stop the Japanese advance through Peking to Kwangtung. The other infantry corps of six battalions continued towards Kwangtung to retake Shanghai. Two new infantry corps were deployed; one in China and one in Singkiang.