January 5, Sunday, 2020 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Hirokazu Sakamaki and Ms. Keiko Kitagawa

  1. The body of an Iranian military commander killed in Iraq has arrived in Iran, with a funeral and other memorial events scheduled across the nation.
  2. U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that the U.S. has targeted 52 Iranian sites that it would strike if Iran attacks Americans or U.S. assets.
  3. Sources say inspectors at a Japanese airport conducted no pre-flight x-ray checks on large cases loaded onto a private jet that is thought to have carried Carlos Ghosn.