October 20, Saturday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Fumiko Konoe and Ms. Risa Shimizu

  1. Saudi Arabia’s state media is reporting that journalist Jamal Khashoggi did inside the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul. It also says the country’s deputy intelligence chief and 4 other officials have been dismissed over the matter.
  2. Leaders of Asian and European nations have pledged to fight protectionism and to ensure free and open trade.