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Man sets himself on fire at Moscow court

A man set himself on fire inside the Tverskoi Court headquarters in Moscow on Tuesday.

world Updated: Apr 14, 2012 08:54 IST

A man set himself on fire inside the Tverskoi Court headquarters in Moscow on Tuesday.

The incident occurred round 8.30pm. The man "doused himself with what is believed to be inflammable fluid and set himself on fire," a police source said.

He has been hospitalized. It is not immediately clear what prompted his self-immolation attempt.