NHK led with a report on a meeting between Foreign Minister Kono and his Iranian counterpart, Javad Zarif, this morning. Kono reportedly asked Iran to abide by the 2015 nuclear deal. TV Asahi gave top coverage to a report saying that the U.S.-China trade conflict has been further intensified by President Trump’s signing of an executive order banning American companies from using Huawei telecom technology and services. NTV and TBS reported on the Meteorological Agency’s announcement this morning that the rainy season has started in Okinawa. Fuji TV’s top story was about sumo wrestler Takakeisho’s withdrawal from the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament from today due to a knee injury.