1. The head of Iran’s nuclear agency has asserted the U.S. attempt to reimpose U.N. sanctions on Iran is invalid.
  2. Europe is grappling with a resurgence of coronavirus cases. Britain has the highest number of coronavirus-related deaths overall in Europe. Recently it saw more than 4,000 new cases confirmed per day.
  3. Japan’s main ruling Liberal Democratic Party is divided over when to hold a general election, after Suga Yoshihide took over as prime minister last week.