- Arctic circle record its highest-ever temperature of 38C (100F) in Verkhoyansk, Siberia
Donald Trump controversially holds his first re-election rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, only 6,200 people attend despite the campaign stating 1 million had registered. Social media campaign organised by teens on TikTok, K-Pop fans and others, claims responsibility for wildly inflating the expected attendance.
- Historic dust cloud from the Sahara desert reaches the Caribbean, largest for half a century
- Three men stabbed to death, with three others injured, in a terrorist attack in a park in Reading, England