1. Sources say the former leader of the Aum Shinrikyo cult that carried out the 1995 sarin attack on Tokyo subways and other crimes has been executed, along with 6 of his former disciples.
  2. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will begin his 2-day visit to Pyongyang on Friday.
  3. U.S. President Donald Trump pulled the trigger on tariffs on billions of dollars-worth of Chinese products.
July 6, Friday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Emma Howard and Ms. Mariko Kojima