May 27, Sunday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Hirokazu Sakamaki and Ms. Keiko Kitagawa

  1. South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in says he and leader of North Korea both hope the summit between the U.S. and the North will go ahead as planned.
  2. North Korea’s state-run media says Kim Jong Un reportedly expressed his commitment to realize its first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.
  3. Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin have agreed on their support for the success of a possible summit between the U.S. and North Korea.