1. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has expressed hope of achieving “major disarmament” by North Korea during President Trump’s current term.
  2. South Korea and North Korean are holding high-level military talks to discuss ways to ease tension on the Korean Peninsula.
  3. The 2018 FIFA World Cup will begin in Russia on Thursday with a game in Moscow between Russia and Saudi Arabia.
June 14, Thursday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Hiroko Kitadai and Ms. Yuka Matsumoto