1. Police in Japan have begun searching the home of the man who stabbed school children on Tuesday as they were waiting for a bus.
  2. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called on relevant cabinet ministers to discuss how to ensure the safety of school children on their commutes following a stabbing spree.
  3. An official of Iran’s foreign ministry says the country is negotiating with Japan to fix a date for a visit to Iran by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.