September 5, Wednesday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Michael Reese and Ms. Emma Howard

  1. One day has passed since Typhoon Jebi tore through western parts of Japan, leaving at least 11 people dead and hundreds injured. Extensive damage is still being assessed.
  2. South Korean envoys of President Moon Jae-in have arrived in Pyongyang, North Korea, carrying a letter from the president.
  3. A summit of Chinese and African leaders has highlighted China’s intention to deepen its relations with the continent.