February 11, Monday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Yoshi Ogasawara and Ms. Mariko Kojima

  1. Monday marks the 40th anniversary of Iran’s Islamic Revolution.
  2. The United States and China have resumed trade talks in a bid to reach a deal by March 1st.
  3. Japan has pledged to provide long-term assistance for the peace process on the Philippine island of Mindanao.