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Suspected arson attack in Japan leaves 13 feared dead

At least 13 people were feared dead and dozens more either unconscious, hurt, or missing in a suspected case of arson at an animation studio in the Japanese city of Kyoto.

Police has taken a 41-year-old man into custody who allegedly shouted “Die!” as he poured what appeared to be gasoline around the three-story building of Kyoto Animation in the morning. The man was injured and was being treated at a hospital, preventing police from questioning him, official said

The casualties included seven confirmed dead, six with no vital signs, and another 10 or so people found unconscious, a Kyoto city fire department official told. Another 36 have been injured, 10 of them are in serious condition.

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