October 22, Sunday, 2017 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Hirokazu Sakamaki and Ms. Keiko Kitagawa

1. Sunday is election day in Japan and people across the country are casting their ballots to choose their representatives in the Lower House of the Diet.
2. People in Japan are bracing for a very large, powerful typhoon that is heading north of waters to the south of the country.
3. A memorial rally was held in Hong Kong for pro-democracy icon and author Liu Xiaobo.