1. Japan’s Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide has asked his Vietnamese counterpart, Ngyuen Xuan Phuc, for close cooperation to realize a free and open Indo-Pacific.
  2. The former Soviet republics of Azerbaijan and Armenia are accusing each other of breaching a second ceasefire agreement over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.
  3. U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden campaigned in key states on Sunday with just over two weeks to go until Election Day.


October 19, Monday, 2020 (1:30 p.m.) Newsline