March 26, Tuesday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Hiroko Kitadai and Ms. Fumiko Konoe

  1. U.S. President Donald Trump has signed a decree recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.
  2. The Israeli military has launched air strikes in the Gaza Strip, following a rocket attack near Tel Aviv that wounded seven people.
  3. New York stocks on Monday traded without clear direction, hovering around last week’s close.