December 16, Sunday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Hirokazu Sakamaki and Ms. Keiko Kitagawa

  1. Countries participating in the United Nations climate talks have agreed on a set of rules that will enable them to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement.
  2. Japan has offered to help Qatar restore ties with Saudi Arabia and several other countries.
  3. Anti-government protesters have taken to the streets again across France.