- French media say three people have been killed in a knife attack at a church in Nice, southern France.
- The European Union says it will financially support the transfer of COVID-19 patients across borders within the bloc. The move is aimed at preventing the collapse of healthcare systems in member countries with the resurgence of infections.
- The Chinese Communist Party has unveiled a set of long-term targets, but gave no indication of a possible successor to President Xi Jinping.
October 30, Friday, 2020 (1:30 p.m.) Newsline read by Ms. Yamamoto Miki