October 8, Monday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Emma Howard and Mr. Yoshi Ogasawara

  1. The South Korean presidential office says U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have agreed to arrange a second summit as soon as possible.
  2. The Unite Nations is offering assistance to Haiti, which was hit by an earthquake over the weekend.
  3. Monday marks 20 years since the leaders of Japan and the South Korea issued a joint declaration calling for future-oriented relations based on mutual understanding and trust.