New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern will meet Scott Morrison in Melbourne today, with the issue of online extremism high on the agenda. Ms Ardern is on a two day visit to Australia, and it will be the first meeting between the two leaders since the Morrison government was re-elected in May. Mr Morrison is keen to discuss his plan to take on social media companies that allow terrorism to be streamed online. Ms Ardern has also signalled she wants to discuss Australia's deportation of Kiwi criminals — which she says has become a corrosive issue between the two countries.
At least 33 people are dead and dozens of others injured after a man set fire to an animation studio in Japan. Witnesses say the man broke into the studio in Kyoto, poured petrol on the floor and shouted "die" before setting it alight. Around 70 people were inside when the fire started. 36 are now in hospital, some in a critical condition. The 41 year old suspect has been detained and was also taken to hospital with injures.
And US president Donald Trump says an American warship has destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, after it reportedly threatened the ship by flying within 900 metres of it. The president has called on other countries to condemn Iran and protect their own ships amid rising tensions in the region. Iran declared late yesterday it had seized an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf.
一名男子在日本一家动画工作室纵火，造成至少33人死亡，另有数十人受伤 。目击者表示，该男子闯入这家位于京都的动画工作室，向地上泼汽油，并高喊“去死吧”，随后点燃汽油 。火灾发生时，工作室内有约70个人 。目前有36人在医院救治，其中一些人伤势严重 。嫌疑人现年41岁，在被捕时因受伤被送往医院治疗 。
美国总统唐纳德·特朗普表示，一艘美国军舰在霍尔木兹海峡摧毁了一架伊朗无人机，据称这是因为该无人机飞至距离美国军舰约900米处进行威胁 。特朗普总统呼吁其他国家谴责伊朗，同时在该地区紧张局势日益严峻的情况下保护好本国船只 。昨天深夜，伊朗宣布在波斯湾扣押了一艘油轮 。
1. take on 与(尤指实力比自己强的人)较量；接受…的挑战；
The world's most prestigious insurance company was last night squaring up to take on MPs who have accused it of being riddled with corruption.
2. set fire to 放火烧；使燃烧；
They se t fire to vehicles outside that building.
3. break into 强行进入；闯入；
There was no one nearby who might see him trying to break into the house.
4. call on sb. to do sth. 要求；呼吁；号召；
I call on everyone to renounce the use of violence and armed struggle.