Israeli man sets himself on fire at psychiatric hospital

28.07.2012                      09.Aw. 5772                       Dewarim, Schabbat Chason, Fasten verschoben

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Israeli man sets himself on fire at psychiatric hospital

48-year-old patient suffers burns over 60% of his body, his reasons for self-immolation have yet to be determined.

A 48-year-old patient the Lev Psychiatric Hospital in Pardesiya set himself on fire on Saturday morning. The man, a patient in a closed ward, set himself on fire in front of the hospital’s nurse’s station. He was transferred to the Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer, having suffered burns over 60 percent of his body….