September 6, Wednesday, 2017 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Eriko Kojima and Ms. Mick Corliss

1. North Korea has threatened to carry out further military provocations, as the United States tries to impose new sanctions against Pyongyang over its 6th nuclear test.
2. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin are to agree on priority projects for joint economic activities on the 4 Russian-held islands claimed by Japan.
3. The administration of Donald Trump says it will scrap a program aimed at protecting young illegal immigrants.