September 22, Sunday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Hirokazu Sakamaki and Ms. Keiko Kitagawa

  1. The U.S. president has dismissed media reports that he urged Ukraine’s president to look into the business dealings of the son of former vice president in the country.
  2. Hong Kong is having another weekend of anti-government demonstrations, with police dispersing violent protesters.
  3. China has established diplomatic relations with the Solomon Islands after the southern Pacific country broke ties with Taiwan.