1. Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia will suspend the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with the United States.
  2. Massive numbers of anti-government protesters have taken to the streets in Venezuela in a bid to oust President Nicolas Maduro from power.
  3. Travel agencies in China are experiencing a surge in bookings to Japan ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday.
February 3, Sunday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Hirokazu Sakamaki and Ms. Keiko Kitagawa