Man sets himself on fire near Iranian embassy in Bangkok

A man set himself on fire in front of the Iranian Embassy in Bangkok. 

The man, who was apparently not of Thai ethnicity, reportedly poured fuel on himself and ignited it outside the embassy. His nationality was yet to be determined. The man suffered burns all over his body and was sent to a hospital, Bangkok Post reported.

Iranians are voting today in the country's first presidential election since its nuclear deal with world powers. 

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