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Man Set Himself on Fire in Tiananmen Square to Protest Court Dispute

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Police in Beijing have confirmed that a man set himself on fire in Tiananmen Square on October 21st. It apparently had something to do with a court dispute, but no further details were available.

The Daily Telegraph newspaper first reported on the incident after receiving the information from a British tourist who witnessed it.

AP reported on Thursday the 42-year-old Chinese man from Hubei Province survived the incident. It went un-reported in China's state run media.

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