1. Leaders at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit have failed to agree on a final communique due to a divide between the United States and China over trade.
  2. A Russian presidential spokesperson has stressed that a recent agreement to accelerate peace treaty talks between his nation and Japan was never meant to be an automatic handover of Russian territories to Japan.
  3. U.S. President Donald Trump says he is thinking about reshuffling 3 to 5 cabinet posts following his dismissal of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.