May 30, Tuesday, 2017 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Risa Shimizu and Ms. Fumiko Konoe

1. North Korea says it has successfully carried out a test-launch of a new ballistic missile using what it called a precision control guidance system.
2. It has been a week since the terrorist attack in Manchester. Police are investigating what exactly the suspect was doing before the suicide bombing.
3. French President Emmanuel Macron and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have agreed to improve bilateral ties through dialogue.