Germany's Armed Forces Commissioner has proposed a mandatory gender-neutral draft to increase recruitment numbers. The investigation into the death of Dr. John Forsyth remains unsolved. Bank of China has opened its first branch in Papua New Guinea, amid growing US concerns over Chinese influence in the region. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis clashed with a protester over the ban of pornographic materials in schools. An EU report against sexual harassment has been criticized for placing all men under suspicion by MEP Christine Anderson. Ukrainian President Zelenskyy is preparing for a counteroffensive to reclaim Russian-occupied territory. A bill in New Hampshire that allows gender transition surgeries for children without parental knowledge is facing criticism. Jeffrey Epstein's letter to Larry Nassar while in jail remains a mystery. Economic experts discuss the state of the job market and inflation rates.