- One month has passed since the death of George Floyd in U.S. police custody. The anti-racism movement sparked by the case continues to grow, involving people across generations and races.
- France and Germany have expressed their continued support for the World Health Organization to help it combat the coronavirus pandemic.
- The southern U.S. state of Texas says it will pause any further reopening of its economy in response to the recent increase in coronavirus cases. The U.S. has seen a sharp rise in the number of infections, mainly in southern and western states.
June 26, Friday, 2020 (1:30 p.m.) Newsline read by Ms. Yamamoto Miki