October 28, Sunday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Hirokazu Sakamaki and Ms. Keiko Kitagawa

  1. U.S. law enforcement authorities are treating the deadly mass shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh as a hate crime.
  2. Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister has said the media outcry over the killing of a Saudi journalist has become “hysterical.”
  3. The Japanese foreign minister has vowed his country’s commitment to help stabilize the Middle East region by assisting with its human resource development.